4-52. Skirtboards and Flashing
(1) Inspect skirtboards for cracks or breaks.
a. General. The skirtboards with flashing on the
(2) Inspect rubber flashing for wear and replace
conveyor are installed to increase load carrying capacity
and prevent spillage along the conveyor.
(3) Inspect for pieces of rock wedged between
skirtboard with flashing so rubber lightly contacts the
flashing and conveyor belt during operation.
skirtboard and flashing.
skirtboards and flashing.
Figure 4-42. Skirt board and flashing, removal and installation.