Belting Glossary

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There are 8 names in this directory beginning with the letter V.
Vanner edge
See flanged edge.

Vertical curve
The portion of a conveyor belt where the angle of incline increases.

Viscosity
The flow property of a material.

Void
The absence of material or an area devoid of materials where not intended. See also blister and sink.

Volume swell
See swelling.

Vulcanization
A process over a range in temperature during which a polymeric compound, through a change in molecular structure (e.g., crosslinking) becomes less plastic and causes changes in the physical and chemical properties of the resulting elastomer.

Vulcanized splice
A joint in a belt made by means of vulcanization.

Vulcanized splice step length
The longitudinal distance between steps in the splice.