Roller Gates Offer Long Service Life Handling Salt

Published: July 15, 2020

Client: Salt manufacturer, Central US

Material Handled: Granulated salt

Size and Weight: 10” (254 mm)


These Vortex Quantum Roller Gates were manufactured of 304 stainless steel to combat corrosion resistance from the material handled.

They feature cam-adjustable, blade support rollers and replaceable, live-loaded, wearcompensating bonnet seals for in-line maintenance.


This is a gravity flow application where material is being conveyed from a hopper to a grinder and a flaker.

The gates have received minimal maintenance in over 18 years of service.

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