Mechanical Maintenance: Maintaining Flexible Drives: Flat Belts, V-Belts, and Timing Belts

4.2 4 Reviews SKU: RVI-10883Duration: 30 Minutes

Transmission drives rely on belts to transfer power. No belt lasts forever, but by following the guidelines discussed in this course, unexpected equipment downtime can be minimized. This interactive online course will teach you about three types of belt driven power transmission drives, flat belts, V-belts and timing belts. You will learn how each belt works, how they're constructed, and taught the importance of proper installation and maintenance. This course is part of a series of courses on basic mechanical maintenance. Additional courses in this series include:  Mechanical Maintenance: Basic Terms of Maintenance Mechanical Maintenance: Maintaining and Troubleshooting Gear Reducers Mechanical Maintenance: Maintaining V-Belts Mechanical Maintenance: Maintaining Flexible Drives: Roller Chain and Silent Chain Mechanical Maintenance: Maintaining Flexible Drives: Flat Belts, V-Belts, and Timing Belts Mechanical Maintenance: Couplings Mechanical Maintenance: Maintaining and Troubleshooting Brakes and Clutches  

Course Details

Specs

Training Time: 30 minutes

Compatibility: Desktop Only

Based on: Industry Standards and Best Practices

Languages: English

Learning Objectives

  • By the end of this course, you will be able to:
  • Describe how arc of contact and tension effect the mechanical power a belt can transmit List the different types of V-belts Identify the four basic parts on all timing belts Identify a belts length, pitch, and width

Customer Reviews

6/23/2019

Great content and excellent presentation.

“Great content and excellent presentation.”

Jon-Anthony L. Verified Customer

3/1/2019

informative

“informative”

Rick C. Verified Customer

1/14/2019

n/a

“n/a”

Matthew C. Verified Customer

10/1/2018

Course did not say much about flat belts. But there are not many flat belts used anymore.

“Course did not say much about flat belts. But there are not many flat belts used anymore.”

Dale M. Verified Customer

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