Vertical conveyor belt system

The new incline vertical belt conveyors from Dorner. Dorner have only FDA approved belting and plastic components in the AquaPruf series, including the VBT.

Vertical belt conveyors are used for elevating bulk products like vegetables and fruits, popcorn, grains and nuts, pet food, pharmaceuticals, and small packages. As a sanitary, vertical conveyor belt system, it's ideal for food, pharmaceutical, chemical industries, and all sanitary environments as it carries out a wide range of applications.

Built for steep and vertical inclines, as well as bulk material handling, food process, and as a washdown conveyor, it is easy to clean.


  • Elevation for walk-through
  • Hopper feeding
  • Weigh scale feeding
  • Sanitary environments

Open Frame/Tool-Less Sanitary Design

  • Continuous TIG Welded 304 stainless steel frame
  • #4 Polish on all surfaces
  • Open frame and tool-less design for ease of cleaning
  • Drive Gearmotor located on main column outside food drop zone

Staggered Sidewall Belt

  • Staggered Sidewall Belt provides 15% more pocket capacity than traditional sidewall belt
  • Self-Releasing Sidewall improves product release
  • Consistent RF Bonded Staggered Sidewall with 80% less bond area
  • Staggered Sidewall can be individually and easily repaired if damaged
  • Clean-through Side Wall Design improves clean-ability and reduces cleaning time and water usage

Quick Belt Change

  • Quick Change open-frame design allows belt change in approximately 20 minutes
  • Tool-less removal of idlers and belt supports
  • Loose belt drops down main column
  • No belt tensioning needed