Research of air movement in the labyrinth seal of rollers of conveyor belt

Journal title

Archive of Mechanical Engineering




vol. 66


No 4


Kononov, G. : Ferrum-Stroy-Servise, Schastye, Lugansk region, Ukraine. ; Artemov, S. : Ferrum-Stroy-Servise, Schastye, Lugansk region, Ukraine. ; Dubrovskyi, S. : Kryvyi Rih National University, Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine. ; Kravtsova, Dariya : Kryvyi Rih National University, Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine.



roller housing ; bearings ; labyrinth seal ; belt conveyor ; modeling

Divisions of PAS

Nauki Techniczne




Polish Academy of Sciences, Committee on Machine Building


[1] E.E. Sheshko. Mining transport vehicles and equipment for open work. Publishing House of Moscow State Mining University, Moscow, 2006. (in Russian).
[2] C.A. Wheeler. Rotating resistance of belt conveyor idler rolls. Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, 138(4):041009, 2016. doi: 10.1115/1.4031552.
[3] H. Staab, E. Botelho, D.T. Lasko, H. Shah, W. Eakins, and U. Richter. A robotic vehicle system for conveyor inspection in mining. International Conference on Mechatronics, Ilmenau, Germany, 18-20 March, 2019. doi: 10.1109/ICMECH.2019.8722900.
[4] Yu.A. Perten. Conveyor transport of the XXI century. Transport of the Russian Federation, Journal of Science, Practice, Economics, 1:42, 2005. (in Russian).
[5] E.Ya. Shayakhmetov et al. The influence of technological factors on the performance of roller conveyors. Bulletin of KazNTU, 1(107):189, 2015. (in Russian).
[6] B.I. Kogan et al. On the problem of manufacturing roll shells of belt conveyors from a sheet. Bulletin of Kuzbass State Technical University, 2:99, 2007. (in Russian).
[7] T. Opasiak and G. Perun. Influence of construction the rollers c-type on resistance of rotating driven system of the belt conveyor. Diagnostyka, 17(1):81, 2016.
[8] J.D. Mitchell. Bearing seal. U.S. Patent No 2,014,859, 1935.
[9] R.C. Nelson. Labyrinth lubricant seal for belt conveyor roll. U.S. Patent No 4,121,694, 1978.
[10] J. Taylor and A.F Farris, III. Unidirectional labyrinth seal system. U.S. Patent Application No 10/215,282, 2019.
[11] R. Nascimento, R. Carvalho, S. Delabrida, A. Bianchi, R. Oliveira, and L. Garcia. An integrated inspection system for belt conveyor rollers – advancing in an enterprise architecture. In Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems, volume 2, pages 190–200, Porto, Portugal, April, 2017. doi: 10.5220/0006369101900200.
[12] V.V. Gusev et al. Application of modern materials in end seals of mining equipment. Science and Technology to Production, 2:84, 2004. (in Russian).
[13] D. Joachimiak and P. Krzyslak. A model of gas flow with friction in a slotted seal. Archives of Thermodynamics, 37(3):95–108, 2016. doi: 10.1515/aoter-2016-0022.
[14] R. Badykov, S. Falaleev, H. Wood, and A. Vinogradov. Gas film vibration inside dry gas seal gap. In Global Fluid Power Society PhD Symposium, Samara, Russia, 18–20 July, 2018. doi: 10.1109/GFPS.2018.8472383.
[15] H.N. Tang, H. Yao, S.J. Wang, X.S. Meng, H.T. Qiao, and J.H. Qiao. Numerical simulation of leakage rates of labyrinth seal in reciprocating compressor. IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 106(1):012015, 2017. doi: 10.1088/1757-899X/164/1/012015.




Artykuły / Articles


DOI: 10.24425/ame.2019.131356 ; ISSN 0004-0738, e-ISSN 2300-1895


Archive of Mechanical Engineering; 2019; vol. 66; No 4; 439-445