Monitoring of conveyor belts in underground mining Belts in underground mining are potentially hazardous; they must be monitored using simple control points along their entire length. Rope pull switches ensure that the belt can be stopped reliably at any .
Conveyor belts are primarily employed for carrying objects, from one point to another. The belts typically comprise two or more pulleys to rotate a belt in continuous circles. The material to be transported in placed on the belt and is carried to the end point on the belt.