Schlumpf's Advanced Belt Drive System (ABDS)

Advanced Belt Drive System ABDS: A new belt drive concept opens interesting perspectives for future applications with the following features:

  • no pretensioning required
  • any belt line easy adjustable
  • any belt width possible
  • designed for standard Gates carbon belts with 14mm pitch (industrial standard)
  • wide range of available belts from 994 to 4410mm length!

ABDS documentation (pdf):

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