Pulleys & Sheaves

Mechanical Power Transmission

Synchronous Timing Belts, Pulleys suit small motor applications.

October 21, 2016

At ¼ in. wide, 0.080 in. pitch SureMotion MXL series timing belts are offered in neoprene with fiberglass reinforcement or urethane with polyester reinforcement. Neoprene belts, exhibiting resilience and flame resistance, come in lengths from 36–500 teeth, while urethane belts, with resistance to wear, oil, and ozone, come in lengths from 36–400 teeth. Ranging in size from 10–120 teeth, MXL-series aluminum timing pulleys have ¼ in. width, smooth bore with setscrews, and 0.080 in. pitch. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission, Waste Handling Equipment

Superior Industries Plans for Showcase of New Products at MINEXPO International 2016

June 14, 2016

Morris, Minn. - Superior Industries, Inc., a U.S.-based manufacturer and global supplier of bulk material processing and handling systems, plans to launch several new products at MINEXPO International 2016. At the Silver, inside booth #19100, the manufacturer will display its new Patriot™ Cone Crusher, TeleStacker® Conveyor, mine duty idlers, mine duty pulleys, conveyor drive package... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Tape Extension Sensors feature integrated pulley.

April 5, 2016

Designed for limited space applications, POSITAPE® WBR models are equipped with pulley that is mounted directly onto sensor behind tape-feeding unit, enabling pullout angle of measuring tape to be rotated through 90°. Sensors utilize linear and absolute measurement principle without reference operation. Depending on model, measurement ranges reach from 5–65 ft. With linearity tolerance of ±0.10%, sensors can be equipped with analog and digital outputs, achieving resolution of <0.05 mm. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Steel Pulley extends belt life and decreases noise.

June 9, 2014

Suited for conveyor owners requiring increased material handling operation performance and uptime, AR Chevron® Pulley comes in Mine Duty and Super Duty models available in 10–42 in. dia and face widths from 12–75 in. V-shaped wing pulley deflects fugitive material, extending life expectancy and protecting conveyor belts against punctures, while continuous pulley contact with conveyor belting reduces beating action caused by pulley wings and decreases noise by 50 dB. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Conveyor Pulleys withstand tough operating conditions.

May 23, 2014

Available in Heavy Duty, Mine Duty, and Mine Duty Extra (MDX) construction, Dodge Conveyor Pulleys with XT Hubs and Bushings come in both drum and wing designs. MDX conveyor pulleys feature thick end discs to power through tough operating conditions. In addition to elevator drum and single disc XT conveyor pulleys for grain handling applications, complete pulley offering also includes variety of vulcanized rubber lagging options. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Fasteners & Hardware, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Cast Nylon Shapes offer lighter alternative to metal parts.

March 25, 2014

Manufactured in ISO 9001:2008 facility, TECAST® Cast Nylon Stock Shapes and Custom Parts are available in variety of grades, each of which highlights various aspects and combinations of mechanical properties, as well as optimized bearing and wear characteristics. Products include rings up to 90 in. in diameter, rods in diameters up to 20 in., and discs in diameters over 40 in. Typical applications include sheaves, wear pads, bushings, bearings, gears, rollers, pulleys, and conveyor wheels. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Elevator Pulleys meet CEMA standards.

November 18, 2013

Available in diameters from 6–72 in. with face widths up to 120 in., Dodge® Elevator Pulleys come in drum or single disc design with HE, XT, QD, or Taper-Lock hubs and bushings. Units meet CEMA standards, but are also available with Mine Duty Extra construction for strength and durability. Four lagging options are available, offering features such as bi-directional pulley rotation, flame and oil resistance, abrasion resistance, and various grooving options. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Power Transmission

Landmark Metals has Been Awarded the Coveted AS9100 Certification

October 18, 2013

Landmark Metals is a premier supplier, processor and distributor of specialty metals servicing the aerospace, defense, oil and gas, power generation, marine, medical and automotive industries. Landmark Metals is a veteran, family owned and operated business located in Los Angeles. Landmark Metals is pleased to announce that they now are AS9100C certified! President, Jason Bracamonte, is... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Conveyor Pulleys feature wear-resistant rubber compound.

August 22, 2013

By increasing lagging life, Dodge® D-LAG conveyor pulleys extend operating life of conveyor pulley and conveyor belt. Lagging is 100% vulcanized for pulley bonding and strength, making it resistant to cuts and gouges. Available styles include D-LAG heavy-duty drum pulleys from 10–24 in. dia that are designed with flexible end discs, and D-LAG MDX® (mine duty extra) drum pulleys from 12–24 in. dia which feature integral hub design that eliminates welded hub. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission, Portable Tools

The Gates Corporation Releases New Aftermarket Parts

June 28, 2013

Gates expands its aftermarket coverage with SKU additions across its product line, adding 128 parts for maximum coverage on late model vehicles as well as the all-new PolarSeal® II Clamp Assortment and PolarSeal II Male Flareless Assemblies for A/C repair. DENVER, Colo. – The Gates Corporation, a global, diversified manufacturer of industrial, automotive and heavy-duty aftermarket... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Difference in Rope Sheave and Wire Rope Sheave

May 7, 2013

Rope Sheaves are for fibrous rope. They have a full radius or groove. Wire rope Sheaves  are "v" grooved, cradling the wire rope to prevent it from coming out of the groove. Wire rope sheaves are up to 3/8" maximum diameter and go up to 1" rope. Wire rope is not as flexible as regular rope, so it is not advisable to use wire rope in a regular rope sheave, because it will force the wire rope to... Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

Econobelt Provides High Quality Transmission Components and Products For Vehicles

January 3, 2013

Econobelt is a company that specializes in providing high quality transmission components and parts. Specializing in timing belt pulleys and other components, the company offers a total of 10,500 off-the-shelf timing belt pulleys, timing chains and belts, tensioners, and sprockets, among a wide range of other products that are in their catalog. Their website is easy to browse, provide you with a... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

BRECOflex Co., L.L.C. - Timing Belt Pulley - Backlash Reduction

August 8, 2012

Increase positioning accuracy by reducing play at the pulley tooth gaps.<4444>Most linear drives and systems require most precise positioning, not allowing for timing belt backlash. Repeatability tolerances can be improved by "SE" or "0" backlash tooth gap designs.<4444>BRECOflex CO., L.L.C., the world leader in polyurethane timing belts offers pulleys "Made in the U.S.A." with Normal Tooth Gap... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Transportation Industry Products

Gates Corporation Announces New Automotive Accessory Belt Drive System (ABDS) Display

June 8, 2012

The educational tool demonstrates how servicing entire belt drive system ensures optimum performance.<4444>DENVER, Colo. - The Automotive Aftermarket division of Gates Corporation, a leading global manufacturer of industrial and automotive products and the world's largest manufacturer of accessory drive belts and related components, today announced the release of its new interactive Accessory... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

ABB Awarded $24 Million Mine Hoist Order by Xstrata Zinc in Australia

November 30, 2011

New hoist to increase production rate at mine with one of the world's largest zinc reserves <4444>Zurich, Switzerland - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, recently won a $24 million order to supply a complete ore hoisting solution for Xstrata Zinc's George Fisher Mine (GFM) located near Mount Isa in north-west Queensland, Australia. The ground-mounted friction hoist will... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission

Power Distribution Blocks accept up to 16 inputs.

October 18, 2011

As part of combiner box, Distribution Blocks deliver output up to 1 AWG/130 A, offering solution for both power distribution and collection. DIN rail mounted units can also offer method for UL approved ground wire collection. Available in complete range of configurations and colors, outlet boxes provide power source in control cabinet for laptops, test equipment, and lighting. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Timing Belt Pulleys are suited for miniature applications.

July 8, 2011

Offered in 17 sizes with 18-75 grooves, metric A 6A18M... Series is designed for 3 and 6 mm wide belts. Standardized 1 mm pitch, clear anodized, aluminum alloy pulleys are offered with double flange and no flange options, pitch diameters from 5.73-23.87 mm, and bore sizes from 2-5 mm. While models with 18-45 grooves have one set screw, others have 2 at 90°. Products suit those attempting to miniaturize product designs for prototype or production application. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

MISUMI USA to Present New Configurable Components at 2011 Automation Technology Expo Canada

May 27, 2011

New products include low cost Positioning Components, LX and KU Linear Actuator line extensions, Mini Conveyors, Automotive Style Locating Pins, Factory Frame Joints, and more.<4444>(Schaumburg, IL) MISUMI USA, Inc., a subsidiary of MISUMI Corporation, part of MISUMI Group, Inc. (TOKYO: 9962), will highlight a host of new mechanical components for motion control, assembly and factory automation... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Wing Pulleys are available in CEMA-rated style.

April 15, 2011

Chevron wing pulleys are rated for CEMA construction applications, which are often light-duty, portable conveyors that make infrequent starts and stops. Units have V-shape construction to deflect material and prevent it from lodging, maximizing pulley life and minimizing belt damage. They are available with diameters from 10-20 in. and face widths from 20-63 in., and in Mine Duty and Super Duty styles with diameters from 12-48 in. and face widths from 12-78 in. Read More

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

Cable&#8200;Feeding&#8200;Sheaves feed utility cable into conduit.

March 9, 2011

With Cable Feeding Sheaves, utility cable can be smoothly fed into conduits and innerducts from any angle. Steel units accommodate 2-6 in. Schedule 40 and Schedule 80 ducts and feature half-circle, split-tube design that facilitates insertion and removal. Available in aluminum alloy or wear-resistant Nylatron®, sheave rollers utilize maintenance-free, self-lubricating bearings. Sheaves are bright yellow for visibility in dark work environments. Read More