Retractable Razor-Back® System


System can be accessed and removed from outside the chute.

The Retractable Razor-Back® secondary belt cleaning system can be accessed and removed from outside the chute without breaking the plane of the conveyor, resulting in decreased downtime and eliminating the need for confined space permits.

Features & Benefits

Long Wearing Abrasion Resistant – tungsten carbide blades
provides and maintains a great cleaning edge against the
conveyor belt.

Quick-Change – slide-out mounting system allows for simple
removal of the cartridge from one side of the conveyor system,
without having to break the plane of the conveyor structure,
or having to remove mounting brackets or the main mounting tube.

Impact Absorbing Tension Cushions – tension each individual
blade to the belt for a controlled and effective conveyor belt
cleaning across the entire width of the belt.

Compact Design – allows for an installation that requires less
then 9” of clearance to be installed and maintained.

Tensioner Adjustments – can be made from side of operation

Total Satisfaction Guarantee (TSG) – ASGCO®’s unmatched
customer service policy ensures your satisfaction.


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Product Specifications
  • Maximum Belt Speed – 1000fpm (5.0 m/sec)
  • Pulley Diameter – 16″ – 36″ (400 – 900mm)
  • Applications – Coal Fired Power Plants, Hard Rock Mining, Steel Mills,
    Iron Ore, Aggregate and Mineral (Phosphate, Potash, Salt) Mining
Retractable Razor-Back® System with Split Block Spring-Shoc™

Mechanical Splices? No Problem. The Retractable Razor-Back® System with Split Block Spring-Shoc™ Tensioner can be installed on conveyor belts with mechanical splices, due to the passive wiping blade angle and impact-absorbing tensioning cushions, allowing the mechanical splices to pass without damaging the belt cleaner or the splice.