Safe-Guard® V-Return Idler Guard


Safe-Guard® V-Return Idler Guard

Safe-Guard® V-Return Idler Guard fits standard v-return idlers and protects workers and equipment from falling idlers and from dangerous pinch points between rotating idlers and moving belt.

Design FeatureSG_V-Return_AP2_web

Heavy-duty steel construction

UV resistant, made from UHMW, will not corrode,
or wear from abrasion.

Durable slotted cage prevents material build-up

Stainless steel pins gives easy access to drop and
open the side of the cage for maintenance.

Mounting hardware brackets and end plates made
from powder coated A-36 steel.

Fully adjustable to fit idler and belt width up to 96”

Fits over CEMA E & F return idler.


V-Return Idler Guard ChartSG_V-Return_AP3_web


Safe-Guard® V-Return Idler Guard is designed to restrict contact with the return idler while the conveyor is running. Installation of this guard does not supersede any other safety procedures of safety practices. Failure to observe all instructions could result in serious injury. It is the owner’s responsibility that the owner and each noperator read and be familiar with the ASGCO® Installation Guide.


It is the owner’s responsibility to adjust the Safe-Guard® restricting all contact with the turning idler.

Complies with MSHA Title 30

MSHA accepted # IC-174/3
56.14110  Flying or falling material
56.14112  Guard Construction
56.14107  Moving machine parts
75.1722  Mechanical equipment guards
77.400  Mechanical equipment guards

Complies with OSHA requirements 1910.219

Mechanical power – transmission apparatus
56.14107 for moving machine parts

U.S. Patent #6,138,545