Optibelt success story Issue 20/2020: Petrochemical Industry
PROBLEM AND SOLUTION
- Brand T SPA 2000 x 4 pcs belts were slipping in service, and averaging 4 - 6 months service life.
- The customer was following their own standard operating procedures for tension and alignment but could not extend the life time of the drive
- Check the drive configuration using CAP 6 software
- Recommended optibelt RED POWER 3 SPA 2000 x 4 pcs on existing pulleys
- Installed using Optibelt recommended practices and procedures, using Optibelt service tools.
The optibelt RED POWER 3 solution had the following benefits :
- Life time advantages : Quadruple the existing life time, and STILL running!
- Higher power rating (Higher service factor)
- S = C tolerance system : allowing for more uniform belt lengths and easier installation
- Maintenance Free : No retension required and reduced down time
- High Efficiency: Up to 97% efficiency means less energy wasted, and higher output RPM
BRAND AVERAGE BELT LIFE SPAN
BRAND T 4 -6 MONTHS
OPTIBELT RED POWER 3 24 MONTHS AND STILL RUNNING