Press Release Summary:
Designed to hold belts in vice-like grip, Tapco-Splice NS uses teeth at top of clamp for extra gripping power and eliminates double belt thickness common to other splicing systems. Unit fits all pulley diameters and is recommended for belts rated up to 800 PIW. Splice is supplied with 4 Â½ in. Grade 5 hex head bolt, Grade 8 hex compression nut, and self-adhesive template for creating bolt holes in belt.
Original Press Release:
Tapco Adds Exclusive Non-Sparking Belt Splice
(St. Louis, MO) Tapco Inc., St. Louis, Missouri, U.S., industry-leading manufacturer of elevator buckets and bolts, recently added a bronze non-sparking belt splice to their product line. The new Tapco-Splice NS is manufactured to accompany their existing zinc-plated Dura-Splice. This style of clamp splice holds belts in a vice-like grip, putting an end to the double belt thickness common to other splicing systems. Unique teeth at the top of the clamp provide extra gripping power.
The non-sparking Tapco-Splice NS --- made in the USA exclusively for Tapco --- fits all pulley diameters and is recommended for belts rated up to 800PIW. Tapco-Splice NS is supplied with a 4-1/2" Grade 5 hex head bolt, accompanied by a Grade 8 hex compression nut, along with a self-adhesive template for creating the bolt holes in the belt.
Tapco stocks over 900,000 elevator buckets and 14 million elevator bolts in their North American facility. "We are constantly adding innovative items, like the Tapco-Splice NS, to our inventory in order to keep our customers up and running", says Carl Swisher, Tapco Sales Manager.
For further information, contact Tapco at (314) 739-9191 or (800) 288-2726 or visit www.tapcoinc.com.