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Reciprocating Vertical Conveyor

Reciprocating Vertical Conveyor

A Vertical Reciprocating Conveyor, or VRC for short, is used only for transporting materials.

Also known as a Vertical Lift, and classified as a type of freight lift, a VRC device is an efficient, convenient, and safe way to transfer materials from mezzanines, basements, and between levels in multiple story buildings.

Vertical Lift Features

VRC systems are versatile, offering options like:

  • Mechanical or hydraulic power
  • Manual or automatic loading and control

The benefits provided by a VRC include:

  • Elimination of manual carrying of product up and down stairs
  • Ability to interface with horizontal conveyors

Vertical Reciprocating Conveyors are a low cost alternative to:

  • Chute conveyors*
    • *For vertical “drops” when load is fragile and space is limited
  • Elevators

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