Technical Articles

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Gates Corporation


Gates Corporation has published these technical articles:

(Power Transmission)
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A rubber manufacturer was experiencing problems with a calendar on its production line. The calendar, equipped with a 100 horsepower coupling drive, could not run at the desired speed without tripping... (View Full Article)
(Power Transmission)
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Is a synchronous belt drive system really any match for a roller chain drive in high-torque applications? Thirty years ago one might have answered no, but that's not the case today. New materials,... (View Full Article)
(Power Transmission)
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Misalignment is one of the most common causes of premature belt failure. Depending on its severity, misalignment can gradually reduce belt performance by increasing wear and fatigue. Or, it can... (View Full Article)
(Valves)
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This program will enable you to answer basic airflow problems involving Gates hoses, involving air compressors. The equations used for this program are based on assumptions and average conditions.... (View Full Article)
(Hydraulic Equipment and Components)
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Calculate basic fluid flow problems involving hose. The equations used for this program are based on assumptions and average conditions. This should be used only as a guide.... (View Full Article)
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Imagine pedaling 3,000 miles across the Atlantic Ocean in a paddleboat. That's exactly what two young engineers from the U.K. plan to do to raise £250,000 for charity. Mark Byass, age 23, is a design... (View Full Article)
(Power Transmission)
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S&S Cycle manufactures V-twin motorcycle engines and high quality components used by custom OE bike builders-American Ironhorse, Arlen Ness, Big Dog, Orange County Choppers, Swift, Victory, West Coast... (View Full Article)
(Chains and Sprockets)
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Triumph motorcycles are known the world over for classy design and creative engineering. Those qualities extend to their latest model introduction, the Thunderbird, and its belt drive system... (View Full Article)
(Chains and Sprockets)
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You might expect to find high modulus carbon fiber in a bicycle frame-but in a belt drive system? Based in Wisconsin, Trek builds bicycles designed to change people's lives through cycling. Their... (View Full Article)