Optibelt success story Issue 17/2020: Industry Corn Processing

Problem :

  • The customer was using 5V - 1800 vee belts of brand G (10pcs) and had experience short belt life of 4-6 months.
  • The belts were retensioned weekly as they constantly stretched and slipped
  • The customer faced significant down time and production losses due to constant stoppages to retension.

Solution :

  • Tecommended to install optibelt SK 5V-1800 x 10pcs on existing pulleys
  • Installed using Optibelt recommended practices and procedures.

Result :

The Optibelt solution provided the following benefits :

  • Significantly increased service life of more than 3 times the previous belts

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