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Belt Conveyors for Bulk Materials Calculations by CEMA 5. 2 Determine the density of the material in pounds per cubic foot (lb ft3) 3 Choose the idler shape 4 Select a suitable conveyor belt speed 5 Convert the desired tonnage per hour (tph) to be conveyed to the equivalent in cubic feet per hour (ft3 hr) (ex 1000 tph x 2000 60 = 33333 ft3 hr) 6