Merwin, R. F. Erie Manufacturing Company, Erie, Pennsylvania.
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A horizontal, inclined, declined, or vertical machine for moving or transporting bulk materials, packages, or objects in a path predetermined. Depending on the application conveyors (Fig. 1) may have fixed or selective points of loading and discharge. See also: Bulk-handling machines
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