Shaft power components


Wedge belts with 30% more power

First Quarter 2021 Shaft power components

New to BMG’s extensive range of Fenner power transmission components are Fenner Quattro Plus Twin Wrap (TW) wedge belts, that transmit 30% more power than conventional belts. “These maintenance-free wedge belts, with a wrapped chloroprene rubber construction, have a two-ply higher modulus polyester cord outer jacket to reduce belt elongation and improve stability in tough operating conditions,” says business unit manager, Carlo Beukes. “They cope extremely well in harsh conditions and are maintenance-free, which is a major advantage where there is a shortage of skilled labour.”

The asymmetric weave double jacket of the belts is heat and oil resistant, offering increased durability and improved abrasion resistance. Other important features include high performance, maximum drive efficiency and extended service life. These flexible belts, which offer up to 96% energy efficiency at optimum performance, have been designed for easy installation as a permanent replacement, with minimal downtime. No dismantling of equipment is necessary.

They are suitable for counter-bending, back-tensioners and clutches, and can withstand an extended temperature range of between -30°C and 80°C. Fenner’s precision build technology eliminates the need for matching. This range conforms with all international standards, including BS 3790, ISO 4184, DIN 7753 and API specifications. Fenner Quattro Plus belts also meet the highest standards for static conductivity (ISO 1813 standards). These belts are particularly well suited for heavy industrial applications, including crushers, heavy duty conveyors, waste compactors and pumps.

For more information contact Carlo Beukes, BMG, +27 l11 620 7558, carlob@bmgworld.net, www.bmgworld.net


Credit(s)



Share this article:
Share via emailShare via LinkedInPrint this page

Further reading:

HydraForce electro-proportional valves
Second Quarter 2021, Bearing Man Group T/A BMG , Hydraulic systems & components
BMG supplies a wide range of HydraForce electro-proportional valves, which are suitable for use in many applications in agriculture, construction, materials handling, fluid conveyance, mining and quarrying. ...

Read more...
The unforeseen costs of counterfeit bearings
Second Quarter 2021 , Shaft power components
Downtime, consequential damage, reduced lifespan, poor performance and safety are just some of the dangers of using counterfeit bearings, which are increasingly prevalent across South African industry, ...

Read more...
Breathers and spin-on elements
Second Quarter 2021, Bearing Man Group T/A BMG , Hydraulic systems & components
BMG’s fluid technology filtration solutions comprise a wide range of fluid power components and systems, which are supported by the team’s broad technical capabilities to ensure fluids operate within ...

Read more...
BMG contributes to YES programme
Second Quarter 2021, Bearing Man Group T/A BMG , News & events
BMG – part of the Engineering Solutions Group (ESG) of Invicta Holdings – is participating in South Africa’s Youth Employment Service (YES) Programme, which is a joint initiative between the government ...

Read more...
SKF bearings help Mars Rover collect rock
Second Quarter 2021, SKF South Africa , Editor's Choice, Shaft power components
Enabling the Mars Rover’s core operations in the harsh environment on Mars are Kaydon RealiSlim thin-section ball bearings, designed and manufactured by SKF at the company’s global thin-section bearing ...

Read more...
Power transmission solutions in the mining sector
Second Quarter 2021, Bearing Man Group T/A BMG , Electrical switching & drive systems & components
BMG’s range of Tsubaki back stop cam clutches, which is suitable for high or low speed applications, meets the requirements of current mining legislation and has many critical features not found in conventional ...

Read more...
Swagefast lockbolt pins and collars
Second Quarter 2021, Bearing Man Group T/A BMG , Other technologies
BMG’s locally manufactured Swagefast lockbolt pins and collars ensure increased productivity and reliability in heavy duty, high vibration applications, especially where structural integrity is critical ...

Read more...
Lubrication-free roller chain
First Quarter 2021, Bearing Man Group T/A BMG , Shaft power components
BMG’s extensive range of Tsubaki chain products encompasses the Lambda lubrication-free roller chain series, which has been designed for industries where clean working environments are required and where ...

Read more...
Counting their chickens before they hatch
First Quarter 2021, SKF South Africa , Shaft power components
The introduction of food line (blue line) bearing units by SKF, in collaboration with its Authorised Distributor, Bearing Services (BSA) Polokwane, has reduced downtime and increased plant reliability ...

Read more...
Torsionally flexible couplings
First Quarter 2021, Bearing Man Group T/A BMG , Shaft power components
BMG’s new reinforced Fenner Triflex couplings, with forged steel flanges, provide an integrated solution for the safe and efficient transfer of torque, even in extreme conditions. “These durable couplings ...

Read more...