### belt conveyors for bulk materials sixth edition pdf

belt conveyors for bulk materials fifth edition chapter 6. 89 belt tension calculations w b =weight of belt in pounds per foot of belt length. when the exact weight of the belt is not known, use average estimated belt weight (see table 6 1) w m =weight of material, lbs per foot of belt length: three multiplying factors, k t,k x,and k y,are used in calculations of three of the components of the.