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August 29-30, 2017
AIMEX 2017
Sydney, Australia

September 11-15, 2017
DRINKTEC 2017
Messe Munchen, Germany

September 12-14, 2017
Turbomachinery 2017
Houston, TX

V-Belt Sheaves

19 June 2017

TB Wood's V-Belt Sheaves for Mine Ventilation Fan

A leading industrial fan OEM needed a reliable belted drive solution for a large mine ventilation fan. The belted drive transfers power from the electric motor to the fan shaft.

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01 September 2016

TB Wood's Belt Drive Selector

TB Wood’s Introduces Improved Belted Drive Online Selection Tool

TB Wood’s has recently introduced more enhancements to their popular online Belted Drive Selection Program at beltdriveselector.tbwoods.com. The improved online program now checks the arm/web strength of a sheave/sprocket along with the bushing torque rating for suitability of the application.

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25 August 2014

TB Wood's Belt Drive Systems

Understanding Trade-Offs When Selecting Belted Drive Systems

Evaluating the trade-offs between solutions can be an important part of product selection. Product features that appear minor may significantly impact unit performance, life and cost. Further, product features may also impact the performance of related drive train components in either positive or negative ways. When evaluating application solutions it is best to consider the whole picture to determine which solution will meet the majority of needs in the application.

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