Measuring a belt isn't actually as hard as you may think, first thing we need to work out is what type of belt it is.

 

V & Wedge Belts - V & Wedge Belts are available wrapped (also known as envelope), raw edge cogged (REC), banded (side by side) and double sided (Hexagonal).

Information required for identification;

  • Any part number or brand on the belt?

  • Cross section (top width x depth)?

  • The inside length in mm?

  • Plain wrapped profile or raw edge cogged (teeth)?

  • Colour?

 

Timing Belts - Timing belts are available in both metric and imperial pitch sizes and a range of varying widths, in both rubber and polyurethane materials.

Information required for identification;

  • Any part number or brand on the belt?

  • Pitch of the belt (the distance between the centre of one tooth to the centre

    of next tooth)?

  • The inside length in mm?

  • The width of the belt?

  • How many teeth on the belt?

  • Colour?

 

Ribbed Belts - Micro V-belts, (also known as Poly-V belts) are a at belt with grooves running the full length of the belt.

Information required for identification;

  • Any part number or brand on the belt?

  • Cross section (top width x depth)?

  • The inside length in mm?

  • Number of V’s.

 

We Can Help

 We always welcome customers to email or call for any help on the above, we enjoy interacting a helping customer wherever we can!

Email - Sales@totallybelts.com