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Friction Self Aligning Return Idler 

Vagheshwar Industries manufactures heavy duty friction self aligning return idlers designed for inclined conveyor belt returns. With over 15 years of experience, we offer customized idler solutions.


MaterialCast Iron
ApplicationInclined Belt Returns
StructureCast Frame + Steel Tube + Shaft + Bearings
Bearing TypeFriction Seal Spherical Roller Bearings
Type3 Roll Flat Idlers
CustomizationAvailable on Request

The friction seal bearings allow alignment while preventing material ingress. Our sturdy cast iron frames resist impact and corrosion. The rollers are steel tubes on sealed spherical roller bearings for smooth rotation.

We design for 20,000 hours of reliable operation with minimal maintenance required. The sealed bearings come pre-lubricated for life. Customization of components available based on needs.

    Roller Properties

    • Roller Diameter: 89mm to 140mm
    • Face Length: Up to 1200mm
    • Structure: Cast Iron Frame and Steel Tubes
    • Roller Material: ERW Steel
    • Shafts: EN8 Bright Steel Bars
    • Bearings: Friction Seal Spherical Roller Bearings
    • Seals: Contact and Non-Contact Rubber Seals


      Our friction self aligning return idlers suit:

      • Inclined conveyor returns
      • Mining plants
      • Cement manufacturing
      • Fertilizer production
      • Power plants
      • Ports
      • Material handling


        Roller Diameter89mm to 140mm
        StructureCast Frame + Steel Tubes + Shaft + Bearings
        MaterialRoller Tube - ERW Steel
        Shaft - EN8 Bright Steel Bars
        Bearings - Friction Seal Spherical Roller Bearings
        Load CapacityUp to 40kN
        SpeedUp to 5m/s
        Temperature Range-20°C to +40°C

        FAQs – Friction Self Aligning Return Idlers

        What are your typical lead times?

        We can supply within 2-3 weeks of order confirmation. Ready stock also available.

        What maintenance do these idlers need?

        Minimal maintenance required apart from periodic cleaning and inspection.

        What customization do you offer?

        We can customize roller diameter, length, materials, paint, bearings based on needs.

        What is the bearing life?

        Minimum L10 life of 20,000 hours for reliable long term operation.

        Contact Vagheshwar Industries today for high quality friction self aligning return idlers for inclined conveyors!