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1) Deflector

A stationary or moveable angled arm which deflects product flow access across a belt or roller conveyor to the desired location.

2) Diverter

A device on a conveyor sortation system used to move a case/carton/piece off the main line.

3) Flow

Materials traveling on gravity or powered conveyor or without manual assistance.

4) Flow controller

Photo eye or similar device used to control materials discharge from upstream conveyor(s) under full line/choke conditions.

5) Fluid load

The direct loading of a trailer from a conveyor line.

6) Fork strap

Strap that links the fork openings on the base of a pallet container.  Fork straps can allow the use of a container on conveyors.