Twin Power belts have teeth on both sides to provide synchronization from both driving surfaces.
PowerGrip Twin Power Timing belts are suitable for all industrial serpentine applications requiring rotation reversal in some driven shafts.
Gates Twin Power belts have nylon facing on both tooth surfaces providing equal load carrying capabilities on either side of belt.
Belt capacity is equal to standard single-sided PowerGrip Timing belts.
Fiberglass tensile cord provides high strength, excellent flex life, and high resistance to elongation.
Neoprene body provides protection against grime, grease, oil, and moisture.
Quieter than roller chain drives and eliminates lubrication and re-tensioning to reduce maintenance and labor.
Recommended Pulleys—PowerGrip® Timing Pulleys
Gates PowerGrip Twin Power Timing belt part numbers are comprised of pitch length, pitch and width. TP denotes Twin Power.
Length—The length is shown in the first part of the belt designation. The first number is the pitch length in tenths of an inch. A TP300L075 has a 30.0” pitch length.
Pitch—The pitch of a PowerGrip Twin Power Timing belt is the distance from center to center of the teeth (in inches). It is shown in the second part of the belt designation by a letter or letters. Part number TP300L075 has a .375” pitch. The letters correspond to pitches as follows:
XL = Extra Light = 0.200” pitch;
L = Light = 0.375” pitch;
H = Heavy = 0.500” pitch.
Width—The width is shown in the last part of the belt designation. Part number TP300L075 is .75” wide.
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