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Conveyors are used when material is to be moved frequently between specific points over a fixed path and when there exists a sufficient flow volume to justify the fixed conveyor expense.[4] Various kinds of conveyors can be characterized by the type of product being dealt with: unit load or mass load; the conveyor’s location: in-floor, on-flooring, or overhead, and whether loads can accumulate on the conveyor. Accumulation enables intermittent movement of each unit of materials transported along the conveyor, while all devices move concurrently on conveyors without accumulation ability.[5] For instance, while both the planetary gearbox roller and flat-belt are unit-load on-floor conveyors, the roller provides accumulation capability while the flat-belt does not; similarly, both the power-and-free of charge and trolley are unit-load overhead conveyors, with the power-and-free made to include an extra track to be able to provide the accumulation capability without the trolley conveyor. Examples of bulk-handling conveyors include the magnetic-belt, troughed-belt, bucket, and screw conveyors. A sortation conveyor program is utilized for merging, identifying, inducting, and separating products to end up being conveyed to particular destinations, and typically consists of flat-belt, roller, and chute conveyor segments as well as various moveable hands and/or pop-up wheels and chains that deflect, push, or pull items to different destinations.[6]