We strive to be, conveyor belt - problem solvers. Every conveyor belt application, has its own unique requirements. With our resource of many belt manufacturers, large inventory, and state-of-the-art equipment we can cut and fabricate belting to your needs and specifications.
As a conveyor belt distributor and fabricator, we make belts to solve problems and to your specifications. We have state-of-the-art equipment, several manufacturing locations, and a commitment to providing the best belt for your application.
F.N. Sheppard & Co. provides custom belt fabricating services for customers in diverse industries. We offer 14 different processes, for projects as small as a prototypes to large production volumes. To maximize grip and control and minimize the crushing of your product, we feature precision contouring of radius, rectangular, square, v-shape, and custom shapes. Additionally, we provide extrusion services for materials and covers up to 6.5 inches in width and 40-90 durometers in hardness, with virtually limitless thickness. We have slit, vacuum, and knife cutting expertise for materials up to 8 feet wide and .75 inches thick, with minimal hole features of 1 mm. With the ability to grind any flat, conveyor, timing, Poly-V, HTD®, and V-belt ...
F. N. Sheppard also markets many special high performance flexible composite products. Many are used in packaging, food processing, electronics and chemical processing industries. Some products include; PTFE and silicone coated fiberglass fabrics, PTFE coated Kevlar® fabrics, PTFE coated tape and die-cut parts.
We offer a variety of belt types of different designs that are suitable for vacuum, fluff pulp, dewatering, and solid/liquid separation.
- Different weave styles for optimal combination of strength, air permeability and cake release
- Some are co-extruded Poly/PTFE for better release characteristics
- Coated edges for a long and trouble-free service life
- Woven endless seams or metal clipper for easy installation of the belt
Thermoplastic urethane is very user friendly. It allows for quick splicing with the means of heat welding the belt ends. Belting is available in open-ended rolls (standard rolls 100-500 ft.) or cut and welded to your exact length required.
Splicing, repair and installation services can be performed on location by trained technicians, without disassembling your equipment. We can even train your personnel in splicing and repair procedures, so you can streamline maintenance times down to the bare minimum.
F.N. Sheppard can provide on-site splicing with our portable weld presses. These units compare with that of factory splicing systems, providing factory results under field conditions. The presses are also available to be ...