This paper is to serve a brief introduction to Vertical Reciprocating Conveyors (VRC). VRCs are vertical conveyors that efficiently move material vertically between two or more fixed elevations. They are used in commercial buildings, factories, warehouses, industrial plants and retail stores or anywhere that material or products need to move from one level to another. VRCs provide fast, convenient and safe methods for transferring material to/from mezzanines, balconies, basements, and between levels in multiple story buildings.
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