Products/Services for Rope Drive Pulley

  • Idler Pulleys-Image
    Idler Pulleys - (78 companies)
    ...around a bend or to take up slack in a drive chain. There are many types of idler pulleys. Examples include an industrial idler pulley and a metric idler pulley. An industrial idler pulley is a pulley on a shaft that rests on or presses against... Learn More
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    Round Belt Pulleys - (62 companies)
    ...or to apply/transmit power. The round belt pulley accommodates a belt, cable, or rope in a groove around the circumference of the device to guide the drive element. Round belt pulleys are very efficient (approx. 95%), they can produce a mechanical advantage... Search by Specification | Learn More
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    Sheaves - (149 companies)
    Sheaves Information. Sheaves are grooved wheels or pulleys used with rope or chain to change the direction and point of application of pulling force. There are many different types of products. Often, suppliers categorize sheaves by materials... Learn More
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    Motion Control Systems - (304 companies)
    Motion control systems contain matched components such as controllers, motor drives, motors, encoders, user interfaces and software. Components in these systems are optimally matched by the manufacturer. Integrated motion control systems contain... Search by Specification | Learn More
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    Belt and Chain Tensioners - (80 companies)
    ...pulley, belt, and chain wear; and increase the life of drive components. In drives, belts and chains are installed with enough tension to create a level of friction that causes the belts or chains to grip the pulleys and the pulleys to turn. Most belt... Search by Specification | Learn More
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    Industrial Winches - (385 companies)
    ...are for single-line operation and are based on first layer rope performance. You could experience a loss of up to 13% pulling capacity per layer of wire rope. Double-line operation with an optional pulley block approximately doubles the capacity... Search by Specification | Learn More
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    Gears - (602 companies)
    ...each other. One gear has the movement supplied to it by the turn of its shaft and is known as the drive. Interlocked teeth pressure the corresponding gear to turn in a ratio. If the drive turns a larger gear then torque is improved; if the drive... Search by Specification | Learn More
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    Ratchets and Pawls - (24 companies)
    Ratchets and pawls are mechanical gearing used to transmit intermittent rotary motion. They permit a shaft to rotate in one direction, but not in the opposite one. Search by Specification | Learn More
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    Ball Bearings - (701 companies)
    Instrument and miniature bearings are small deep groove or angular contact bearings. They are used in applications requiring very small bearings, such as dental drills and computer disk drives. Medical /Dental. Bearings specially designed... Search by Specification | Learn More
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    V-Belt Pulleys - (215 companies)
    ...but these pulleys must be dynamically stabilized. V-belt pulleys may be placed in a side-by-side configuration or a single pulley may feature multiple grooves around the circumference in order to accommodate a multiple-belt drive. This type of drive distributes... Search by Specification | Learn More

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In addition to the flat leather and fabric belts used in belt drives of the early 1900s, industry used hemp or wire rope running in grooved pulleys. These rope systems inspired development of the rubber V-belt, which first appeared in the 1920s. V-belts make use of a wedging action between belt...

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