Gravity roller conveyors
Gravity conveyor

Gravity conveyor

Phone: 01482 363445

As UK manufacturers of standard and bespoke gravity roller conveyors. Spaceguard is an ideal material handling partner. From a one off gravity conveyor module to fully integrated lean packing and assembly workstations. Manufactured to the highest quality standards, fitted with zinc plated, PVC or stainless steel rollers. Mounted in a robust fabricated, powder coated steel or stainless steel framework. Gravity roller conveyors can be manufactured with length, width and roller diameters to suit your requirements. Gravity roller conveyors are ideal for moving unit loads, including cardboard boxes and totes.

Lean gravity conveyor workstations

Gravity roller conveyors are ideal for inclusion into assembly or, order fulfillment work stations. Roller conveyors, reduce manual handling and improve personnel working ergonomics. With inclusion of bespoke process equipment, including packing aids, scales, lighting and IT equipment. These units are designed to suit your specific requirements. To improve productivity, whilst reducing operator manual handling requirements, and bring ongoing payback on your investment.
Gravity roller conveyor systems

Gravity roller conveyor systems

Spaceguard has a long history or working with customers to deliver highly productive gravity roller conveyor systems. As an ideal partner for the design and manufacture of gravity roller conveyor systems. to suit your specific requirements. From small diameter rollers to heavy walled bespoke roller conveyor systems, Spaceguard works with customers through the whole process of specification, design and manufacture. To deliver robust, reliable and productive conveyor systems.

Please contact our sales team to discuss your requirements Phone: 01482 363445

Gravity roller racking

Gravity roller racking provides an ideal solution for assembly cells and order fulfillment lines. Being up to 80% more productive than conventional static racking. Carton flow allows personnel to be more productive and reduce manual handling. As a UK manufacturer Spaceguard is able to build first in fist out or push back tracking types to suit your specific products.

Special application gravity roller conveyor systems

Phone: 01482 363445 Email: Manufacturing bespoke roller conveyors including products for use managing fluid wastes such as coolants, or protecting parts, de-greasing solutions or oils. Is an area where Spaceguard has a wealth of experience. From Aircraft wheels to machined engine parts. Spaceguard build robust special application roller conveyors to suit your requirements.

Flexible conveyors

Along side the wide range of fixed gravity roller conveyors manufactured by Spaceguard. We also offer a wide range of quality manufactured flexible conveyors, suitable for use within loading areas within warehouses. With options for skate wheel or full width rollers, dependent on your specific application.

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Whether your application is for a one off light duty roller track, a bespoke conveyor for heavy duty applications. Or a large roller conveyor system. Spaceguard is an ideal manufacturing partner. Taking projects through from specification to installation and completion. Spaceguard manufacture a wide range of conveyor equipment including, ball transfer tables, carton flow racking, belt conveyors, pallet handling equipment. Along with bespoke driven roller conveyor systems. Please contact our sales team to discuss your requirements. Phone: 01482 363445 email:

Other products manufactured by Spaceguard

As a UK manufacturer, Spaceguard has a wealth of experience in the design and supply of, both standard, and bespoke. Lean process industrial workbenches, a wide range of conveyor equipment. manufactured from powder coated mild steel, or stainless steel (for food industry applications). Along with a wide range of bespoke trolleys and guarding. Spaceguard is an ideal manufacturing partner. Based in the UK, with the ability to design, manufacture and install. (where required) Robust long lasting materials handling and process equipment.

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Gravity roller conveyor terminology


Axle: Bar running through centre of roller.


Bearing: Fitted within the end housing of the roller. Generally fitted with a single simple ball race or deep grooved ball bearing.

Between Frame: The internal dimension between the side frames on the roller bed. ((Same as inside frame dimension) often described as EL).


Casters: Wheels mounted on the support stands. To help move the conveyor around. Normally a mixture of fixed direction lockable & swivel lockable to help with stability.


Decline conveyor: A conveyor transporting goods down a slope

Decline angle: The angle of the decline. This will vary on the products to be conveyed. Heavy products require smaller inclines.


End stop: Bar fitted to the end of the conveyor to stop products from falling off.


Frame: The metal section holding the rollers. Normally formed steel.

Floor support: Support stand which is to be fixed to the floor, mounting the conveyor on.


Gate: Section of conveyor which has a built in hinge and fitted with gas springs, to allow access.

Gravity conveyor: Un powered roller conveyor, used to reduce manual handling of goods. Can be used horizontally and goods pushed down. Or on a slight decline and goods with roll to the end of the conveyor.


Horizontal floor space: The amount of space required by the conveyor.


Overall width: Width of the conveyor section including frames.


Roller: A Tubular section fitted with bearings and a shaft, used within the conveyor to reduce friction and transport goods on.


Shaft: Bar running through the center of the roller. Normally spring loaded or female threaded.

Support: See floor support.


Gravity roller conveyor cross section

The Conveyor rollers used within Gravity roller conveyors. Normally have either a spring loaded shaft for easy removal. Or a female threaded shaft where additional conveyor structural strength is required.