Mechanical Power Transmission

Durable V-Belts enhance groundskeeping equipment performance.

September 18, 2015

With high-strength construction, Xtra Power (XP) Lawn and Garden Kevlar® corded v-belts enhance performance of power equipment in groundskeeping applications. Another feature, dry cotton wrap, enables consistent power transmission, reduced slippage when clutching, and enhanced resistance to repeated reverse flexing as well as oil, heat, and cracking. Range of dimensions is available, and products can be specified for use with most brands of groundskeeping power equipment. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Materials & Material Processing

Power Transmission Belt features antistatic design.

November 7, 2014

Capable of maintaining static conductivity to ISO 9563 levels, Poly Chain® Carbon™ Volt™ Belt is engineered to minimize safety risks in explosive environments. Static-conductive fibers safely transfer static to carbon tensile cords and away from driven side of power transmission for safety in unstable settings. Polyurethane belt is suitable for use in volatile environments such as oil and gas refineries, chemical processing plants, and grain silos. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Modular Conveyor Belt handles right and left turns.

September 18, 2014

Injection molded with NG™ Evo thermoplastic or long-wearing XPG low-friction acetal, System Plast™ 2257 Series is suited for unit material handling in manufacturing, distribution centers, and assembly operations. Side-flexing modular plastic belt features universal design that allows both left and right turns, as well as S-curves. Available in 1 in. pitch and standard widths of 9–24 in., belt handles minimum radius as small as 17.13 in. and is rated for max working load of 450 lb. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Timing Belts transport glass sheets.

September 11, 2014

Available in metric and inch sizes, Synchronous Timing Belts are used to transport glass sheets for applications such as beveling, edging, grooving, indexing, linear drive, polishing, and cross cutting. Urethane belts offers optimized strength, durability, and abrasion resistance. To provide added grip, friction, and durability, rubber and urethane surface covering can be applied. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Green & Clean

Synchronous Drive Systems offer 98% efficiency.

July 21, 2014

Operating without need for re-tensioning, Dodge® HT500 Synchronous Belt Drives run slip-free and are suitable for wet and oily environments. Product line includes complete offering of synchronous sprockets with shaft attachment options, including TAPER-LOCK® and fin fan QD bushings as well as minimum plain bore sprockets. As companion to sprockets, belts come in 8 and 14 mm pitch and are made of polyurethane and carbon fiber cords for high torque transmission in severe environments. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Notched V-Belts feature high-temperature rating.

January 13, 2014

Made of EPDM, Raw-Edge Notched V-Belts offer expanded temperature rating of -60 to 250°F, making them suitable for rooftop blower units and commercial kitchen or industrial process exhaust systems. Belts utilize proprietary design that includes high fiber loading, multiple plies of tubular-woven knit fabric in overcords, and wide notch spacing for rigidity and stability. In addition to flexibility and heat resistance, EPDM offers resistance to decay, ozone, oxidation, and humidity. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

V- and Timing Belts provide efficient power transmission.

July 31, 2013

Suited for drive systems, SKF Belt Series includes V-Belts in wrapped classical, wrapped narrow wedge, cogged raw edge classical, narrow wedge, and Xtra power wedge configurations, as well as Timing Belts with classical, HiTD, or metric constructions. Timing belts integrate durable teeth enabling full engagement with pulley sprocket grooves to prevent slip. All belts can be specified in various lengths and dimensions with speed ratios and power ratings consistent with application requirements. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Timing Belt Kits target specific service issues.

June 3, 2013

Addressing 2,000+ applications, there are over 150 ContiTech Pro Series Plus Timing Kits available for solving service problems by providing technicians with all components required to perform proper timing belt and water pump service. Kits also include additional components for issues typically encountered during such service. Built around OE-quality ContiTech® timing belt, kits include water pump, front cam and balance shaft seals, tensioners, and idlers. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Laundry Machinery Belts offer wear resistance.

April 29, 2013

Featuring high-density weave for wear resistance, Black Knight Belting is designed for installation on flatwork ironers, folders, and other laundry equipment where non-stop productivity is required. USA-made belts are available in 1, 1 ½, 2, 2 ½, 2 ¾, and 3 in. widths and in 375 ft rolls with choice of lacing styles. Glued ends or sewn endless options are available. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

CVT Belt utilizes carbon tensile cord.

February 25, 2013

Engineered for drop-in performance, G-Force™ C12 Continuously Variable Transmission Belt is designed for ATVs, UTVs, and snowmobiles. Cords are bonded to specially formulated adhesion gum with aramid fiber loaded rubber, which results in side-load resistance, preventing belt distortion and edge cord pullout. Belt also uses neoprene, which features trapezoidal top-notch and rounded bottom cog design to maximize heat control and flexibility. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Live Roller Conveyor Belt offers OEM replacement.

September 2, 2011

Designed specifically for Dematic live roller conveyors, Habasit TF-100T features optimized frictional characteristics on top cover so rollers turn positively, maximizing throughput. Measuring 0.18 in. thick with Kevlar tension members, belt is pre-cut to 1.77 in. width and has admissible strength of 428 lb-in. TF-100T comes in 328 and 656 ft coils, so that customer can measure, cut, and join belt on conveyor. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Flat Wire Conveyor Belting withstands elevated temperatures.

August 1, 2011

Offered as alternative to round-wire woven metal conveyor belting, balanced extra-flat (BEF) weave suits high-temperature, heavy-duty applications. BEF weave thickness is based on 2 spiral wire diameters and one cross-rod wire diameter, with just enough clearance to allow mesh to be properly assembled. Features create uniform, flat surface that presents little to no unwanted stretch or camber, reducing repair and downtime. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Banded V-Belts withstand aggressive applications.

June 20, 2011

Suited for problem drives that require impact strength, Premium Banded V-Belts feature multiple layer tie band that provides lateral rigidity to prevent belts from turning over or coming off drive. Clutching non-rubber surfaced cover allows momentary slippage due to excessive overloads without burning belts up, while Kevlar or Aramid tensile cords yield maximum strength and virtually zero stretch. Curve design compensates for sidewall bulge, which occurs when belts bend around sheave. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Modular Conveyor Belt features hygienic design.

November 26, 2010

Consisting of 23.7 in. full-width link molding, MPB Single Link® eliminates directional joints throughout belt width and potential bacteria retention. Conical design hinges within transverse links allow effective cleaning, while self-draining design ensures liquids or detergent remnants are drained automatically from bottom of belt. By eliminating directional joints, side transfer of heavy or bulky products is accommodated and surface irregularities are minimized. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Pulleys and Belts offer multiple design options.

November 18, 2010

HTD pulleys and belts include timing pulleys, starting at 5 mm pitch to suit 9, 15, and 25 mm wide belts, available with pilot or taper bore. Different versions are available depending on number of teeth required. Standard pitches also include 8 and 14 mm, which suit belts to 85 mm. Depending on size, pulleys are steel with zinc-plated steel flanges or cast iron, and belts are glass fiber reinforced, rubber back/teeth with nylon fabric tooth facing to DIN/ISO 5296. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission

Belt-Alignment Switches feature staggered contacts.

November 10, 2010

Belt-alignment switches in ZS 73 SR series have staggered contacts. If belt skews slightly, 1st of 2 contacts will trigger transmission of optical or acoustic warning signal and, if belt skews more, 2nd contact will automatically be actuated, stopping belt or triggering belt correction function. Switching element is protected by metal enclosure, and 1.4104 stainless steel belt-alignment roller is corrosion- and chemical-resistant. Product is available with pushbutton or key release options. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Pulleys and Belts suit power transmission applications.

October 20, 2010

Available with pitch from 2.5-10 mm, T Type Pulleys are made of aluminum with zinc-plated steel flanges and are either center-drilled or pilot-bored. Synchronous timing belts that accompany pulleys range in width from 6-32 mm and are double sided with Aramid tension members. Special polyurethanes, anti-static, machined, ground, and punched belt options are available. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Polyurethane, 1 mm Pitch Timing Belts serve miniature applications.

September 13, 2010

Offered with Kevlar® cord reinforcement, A6B18M... Series comes in 22 different groove sizes from 94-559 mm, while A6G18M... Series, with fiberglass cord reinforcement, comes in pitch lengths from 142-705 mm. Belts are offered as standard in 3 and 6 mm widths, but special widths can be cut from sleeves. Respective breaking points for Kevlar® and fiberglass belts, both double span, are 300 and 165 N per 1 mm. Temperature range is -22 to +185°F. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

EPDM Molded Notch V-Belts run smooth and resist cracking.

July 26, 2010

Molded notch V-belt products are constructed with EPDM (Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer), whch exhibits resistance to ozone, heat, and weather. Bandless, molded notch construction conserves energy while promoting efficiency, and belts also tolerate misalignment for smoother running performance. Operating from -60 to +230°F, products are resistant to hardening and also meet RMA standards for oil and heat resistance as well as static conductivity. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Conveyor Belt Cleaning System prevents carryback issues.

July 22, 2010

Designed for reversing conveyor belt applications, Eraser DS Secondary Cleaning System installs where conveyor belt leaves head pulley and cleans conveyor to prevent carryback from becoming nuisance or safety hazard. This helps reduce overall maintenance while extending conveyor belt life by eliminating problems such as conveyor belt misalignment, accumulation of material, and material build up. Single-pin attachment for polyurethane and tungsten carbide blades accelerates blade change-out. Read More