Design Flex™ Pro™ Software

Quickly, easily, and accurately design industrial synchronous or V-belt drive systems that fit your specific design parameters, so you can determine every potential belt drive solution for your specific application without wasting any time or money. Our professional-grade design software allows you to print, email or create PDFs of your design specifications from within the software, with automatic translations to service your global markets.

In addition to designing belt drives, Gates Design Flex™ Pro™ can be used to:

  • Determine proper belt installation tension
  • Calculate belt pull
  • Determine the belt power transmission capacity
  • Estimate the energy savings of a synchronous belt drive compared to a V-belt drive
  • Estimate the cost savings of replacing roller chain with a Poly Chain® GT™ belt drive

Design Flex™ Pro™ Software is compatible with Windows Operating Systems.

Download Design Flex™ Pro™

Can’t download? Use our web version, Design Flex™ Mobile.

Design Flex™ Pro™ and/or Design IQ™ runs on all Microsoft-supported platforms.

These two PA Notes are helpful in walking you through proper drive design using Gates Design Flex Pro.

Design Flex™ Pro™ General Use Instructions
Design Flex™ Pro™ Understanding the Drive Detail Report 

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