Who makes optibelt?
The Arntz Optibelt Group
The Arntz Optibelt Group is a leading global manufacturer of high-performance belt drives. Optibelt products are used where durability and quality are required without making any compromises: in machine engineering, in the automotive branch, in the agricultural engineering sector and the household appliance industry.
What does Li mean on V belt?
belt inner length
Li = belt inner length. La = belt outer length. Ld = belt working length (Ld = Lw)
Is optibelt any good?
Optibelt is an award-winning, fifth-generation German manufacturing company that is a global leader in the manufacture of high-performance belt drives. At Run Auto Parts, we stock and recommend Optibelt because of the state-of-the-art technology they use to deliver high-quality products.
What do the numbers on a drive belt mean?
The first one, and the more recognizable one, is the manufacturer’s part number, which is referenced when ordering the part. The second, and lesser known one, is a global industry standard number that indicates the size of the belt.
How do you determine belt size?
The general rule for measuring a man’s belt size is to take your pant size and add 2 inches. For example, if you wear a size 34 pant, we recommend a size 36 belt. You can also use a tape measure where you will be wearing your belt, that number is where the center hole of the belt will fit.
What are the different types of V belts?
There are three common V belt types: Classical V-belt (classified by their dimensions from A to E), Narrow V series (ranked by their sizes 3V, 5V, and 8V), and light-duty Fractional Horsepower belt (classified by their dimensions 2L, 3L, 4L, 5L). The letter X classifies their counterpart cogged belt.
Are Repco timing belts good?
Repco Timing Kits are designed to high quality and performance specifications, undergoing a strict development process which includes sourcing components from industry leading OEM and Aftermarket suppliers to offer a range designed specifically for the Australian market.
How do you read belt sizes?
Read the three-digit number after the prefix to identify the belt’s length. For example, if the belt reads 4L460, you know the belt is 12.5mm wide, with a 46-inch outside circumference. Subtract 2 inches for 4L belts or 1 1/2 inches for 3L belts to determine the inside circumference of the belt.
How do I know what my drive belt is?
V-belt cross sections can be identified by their top width and depth dimensions. For example, a v-belt with a top width of 21/32” and a depth of 7/16” is a “B” belt. You can also use our Browning Belt Rule that includes a gauge to help easily identify belt type.
What is the best brand for V belts?
No engine will run without the V-belt
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