SECTION IV. TAIL SECTION CONVEYOR HOPPER ASSEMBLY
b. Remove the tail section of the discharge
The conveyor hopper assembly ;a rigidly mounted
to the tail section of the conveyor and consists of a
c. Refer to figure 54 and remove the tail section
hopper, liner, deflector plates, and liner strips. The
conveyor hopper assembly from the unit.
hopper acts as a means of receiving and positioning the
186. Tail Section Conveyor Hopper
desired material on the discharge conveyor belt. The
Cleaning, Inspection, and Repair
liners prevent the material from falling off the belt due to
heaping or overloading.
a. Cleaning. Clean all parts with an approved
cleaning solvent. Dry thoroughly.
185. Tail Section
b. Inspection and Repair. Inspect all parts for
cracks, breaks, wear, distortion, and other damage.
a. Remove the liners and strips (TM 5-3820-205-
Replace or repair all unserviceable parts as necessary.
Figure 54. Conveyor hopper assembly, removal and installation.