### Belt Conveyors for Bulk Materials Calculations by CEMA 5

6. Convert the desired capacity in cubic feet per hour to the equivalent capacity at a belt speed of 100 fpm. (ex. Capacity (eqiuv) = 33333 x (100 / 600 fpm) = 5555 ft3/hr 7. Find the appropriate belt width 8. Selected belt speed may require revision Coal, anthracite, sized 27 Coal, anthracite, sized 55-60 1 lb = 0.4536 kg 1 ft3 3= 0.0283 m