Does Goodyear still make the gatorback belt?
Goodyear Gatorback belts and hoses are now branded Continental Elite, following completion of Continental’s acquisition of Veyance Technologies Inc.
How do you cross reference AV belt?
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.
Are Goodyear and Continental belts the same?
As a result, all Goodyear Engineered Products are now branded Continental ContiTech. The company is focused on not only delivering the same high-quality products you’ve come to know from Veyance, but also “raising the bar” on their past successes.
Are B and BX belts interchangeable?
BX v belts are a “cogged” style belt that can interchange on the same pulleys as “B series” or “5L series” belts. The BX belts can generate higher horsepower ratings due to the raw edge construction, which grips the pulley much better.
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 (classified by their dimensions 3V, 5V, and 8V), and light duty Fractional Horsepower belt (classified by their dimensions 2L, 3L, 4L, 5L).
How do you measure a missing v belt?
Use a cloth measuring tape (not a steel one) and wrap it around the outside of the belt. You also use a thin string to take this measurement and place it on a steel tape to get the correct length. Next, for “A” Belts (1/2” width) subtract two-inches from the outside measurement to select the correct V-belt.
What does 4L mean on a belt?
4L Belt = The Outside Circumference (OC) – Minus 2 Inches. ( Example 4L320 = 30 Inch Inside Circumference) 5L Belt = The Outside Circumference (OC) – Minus 3 Inches. (
Are all V-belts the same?
How do you measure a missing V-belt?