Product News: Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Plastic Belt Core is optimized for strength, longevity.

Press Release Summary:

Plastic Belt Core is optimized for strength, longevity.

Apr 29, 2014 - Created from 100% recycled plastic, 6 x 6 in. Maxi-Lift Easy-Core weighs 3.1 lb and is suited for use with PVC, rubber, and urethane belting. Maximum-duty belt core can be reused multiple times and features through hole (for use with threaded shaft), dual locking studs, and squaring line for precise belt alignment. Round corners in receiver shaft facilitate slide-in steel wind-up bar, and construction is non-sparking, resistant to corrosion and moisture, and export approved.

Original Press Release

Introducing the Maxi-Lift Easy-Core

Press release date: Apr 16, 2014

Dallas, TX: Maxi-Lift, Inc. introduces the new Maxi-Lift Easy-Core for PVC, Rubber, and Urethane belting. This new maximum duty belt core is up to 3X stronger than wood cores and can be used over-and-over again.

The Maxi-Lift Easy-Core sets a new precedent in belt core technology with greater strength, longer life, and easy installation all wrapped up in a single plastic core. Created from 100% recycled plastic, the Easy-Core is featured in a 6”x6” size and weighs 3.1lbs.

“Since we have been using these plastic cores in our belt shop, life has been much simpler. We have cut down considerably on our set up time and have been able to eliminate all of the dust and wood particles from the wood cores that cause extra mess and maintenance on our machines. Being able to re-use these parts has been a great way to cut back on cost as well.” Says Jeff Jowers, Maxi-Lift Belt Shop Manager.

The design features a through hole for use with a threaded shaft, dual locking studs, and a squaring line for precise belt alignment. The round corners in the receiver shaft ensure for easier slide in steel wind-up bar. In addition, the new Easy-Core is non-sparking, corrosion and moisture resistant, export approved, and is ideal for outside storage.

For more information, contact Maxi-Lift at 800-527-0657 or see our website at

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