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Light Duty Sheaves-Variable Pitch

Our variable pitch sheaves are engineered for mechanical drive speed variations that are efficient, easy to install, and easy to adjust for your light-duty applications.

  • Sheave grooves are precision machined to ensure an exact fit
  • Available in single- or double-groove designs

All Parts

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Part # Product # Description Outside Diameter Bore Range Max Bushing Number of Grooves Face Width Stock Bore
1VP25.1/2 / 1VP25X1/2 78101108 1VP25 X 1/2 CI SHEV 2.32 in 0.5 in
1VP25.3/4 / 1VP25.3/4 78101112 1VP25 X 3/4 CI SHEV 2.58 in 0.75 in
1VP25.5/8 / 1VP25.5/8 78101110 1VP25 X 5/8 CI SHEV 2.58 in 0.625 in
1VP30.1/2 / 1VP30X1/2 78101208 1VP30 X 1/2 CI SHEV 2.87 in 0.5 in
1VP30.3/4 / 1VP30X3/4 78101212 1VP30 X 3/4 CI SHEV 2.87 in 0.75 in
1VP30.5/8 / 1VP30X5/8 78101210 1VP30 X 5/8 CI SHEV 2.87 in 0.625 in
1VP34 1 / 1VP341 78101316 1VP34 X 1 CI SHEV 3.15 in 1 in
1VP34 1.1/8 / 1VP341.1/8 78101318 1VP34 X 1 1/8 CI SHEV 3.15 in 1.125 in
1VP34.1/2 / 1VP34X1/2 78101308 1VP34 X 1/2 CI SHEV 3.15 in 0.5 in
1VP34.3/4 / 1VP34X3/4 78101312 1VP34 X 3/4 CI SHEV 3.15 in 0.75 in
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Multiple Speeds. One Simple Solution.

These variable pitch sheaves effectively refine drive speeds in light-duty applications, including fans and blowers, industrial water, pump applications, and more. With Gates durable, precision-manufactured sheaves, an on-site technician can easily adjust the drive speed in seconds.

Does Your Application Need Non-Standard Sheaves?

When standard power transmission components can't get the job done, Gates team of product application engineers and experts can manufacture solutions exactly to your application specifications, pitches, and profiles. If you need custom sheaves, contact the Gates MachineWorks team.