Optibelt success story Issue 18/2020: Industry Flour Mill
- The existing belt (4 pcs SPB 1700 of various brands per drive) had a average life time of 4 months and were re-tensioned monthly
- The frequent changes of belts (150 roller mills x 4 pcs per drive) resulted in very high stock holding costs and maintenance costs.
- Recommended to install optibelt RED POWER SPB 1700 X 3 pcs on existing 4 groove pulleys.
- All belts were installed in accordance with Optibelt reccomended practices and procedures for tensioning (as per CAP 6 recommendotion) and alignment (Optibelt Laser Pointer II)
optibelt RED POWER 3 solution had the following benefits :
- Greatly improved average life time of more than 3 times the previous life, and STILL running
- No Re-Tensioning required as belts are totally MAINTENANCE FREE needed
- Ease of installation due to the S-C PLUS tolerance system
- NO down time and increased production output