Vertical bucket elevators also can be called by vertical type of bucket elevators. It uses the a series of buckets which are fixed at the non drag parts, then vertical transport materials vertically and continuously. If the drive motor power is small , we uses inflow feedin,Induced feeding and large volume’s buckets arrangement. In the vertical conveying process of materials ,there is few returning materials and digging materials issues. Thus motor power consumption is small . It has widely conveying application. Such bucket elevator do not have strict requirments on transported products’ species, feature , good sealing and little pollution to environment. Stable conveying ensure the whole bucket elevator a long service time.
in this picture, vertical bucket elevator is used to transport sludge in a sewage treatment.