Synchronous Belt Drives in Air-Handling Applications

Synchronous Belt Drives in Air-Handling Applications

Improvements have led to greater efficiency, lower static tension, less belt pull, reduced maintenance, and more

Since their invention nearly 100 years ago, V-belts have been the drive of choice for commercial and industrial air-handling applications, providing narrower widths, lower tension, higher horsepower capacity, better alignment capability, longer life, higher efficiency, and lower cost than the flat belts they replaced.

In recent years, synchronous belts have been improved significantly. Today's models offer narrower widths, lower static tension and belt pull, lower operating temp

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