Do you have a problem with v-belts whining, screaming or slipping? Do you need to replace drive belts frequently? Belt Mate belt dressing spray from APT is the ideal solution.
What is Belt Mate?
Belt Mate is a belt dressing spray that has been carefully formulated to save you time and money. Use Belt Mate to extend the working life of v-belts without loss of the tensile strength.
Belt Mate belt dressing immediately eliminates noises common to v-belts. A squeaking or screaming belt isn’t always a sign that a belt needs replacing. In many cases the arises as a result of lost traction and belt slippage. Belt Mate can be used on all types of leather, rubber and fabric belts. It has a high 'tack' formulation that increases traction, reducing slippage and giving you the added benefit of improving energy transfer.
Belt Mate belt dressing protects your belts against deterioration through heat and oxidation as well as helping to reduce the glazing that forms as a belt slips on the pulleys. Its non-drying formula keeps the belts supple and prevents cracking.
Who should buy Belt Mate?
Belt Mate is used in a wide variety of industrial situations, wherever there are machines that require belt drives:
- air conditioning and refrigeration
It is very effective for belts used for alternators, hydraulic pumps, camshafts and drive belts on air conditioning and refrigeration compressors.
Features and benefits
- Quick acting so that you get instant results
- Non-corrosive so is safer to use
- Special formulation of belt conditioning compounds reduces belt glazing so you benefit from less belt noise and less wasted energy in your machines
- Contains conditioners to protect the belt from oxidation, drying and hardening so you do need to change the belts as often
How do I stop my noisy v-belt from squeaking or screaming?
Inspect the belt when the machinery is turned off. If there is no serious deterioration of the belt, switch on the machine and spray Belt Mate belt dressing evenly onto the moving belt.
A sudden drop in noise level will indicate the belt has stopped slipping, continue to spray until the sound level is constant and even which indicates maximum grip has been attained.
N.B. Shake can well before use.
Save money and extend the life of your v-belts NOW by buying Belt Mate belt dressing spray online or, for help, advice or further information, talk to our technical team on 01495 308 048.