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Gates Belts

Gates Belts – A Name That Spells Trust!


The Gates Corporation came into existence in 1911 and has grown from strength to strength to become one of the most trusted names the world over as manufacturers of industrial and automotive belts and hoses as well as other related products. From very modest beginnings the company has evolved into a world leader in rubber products.
The company opened its first international manufacturing plant in Canada and this was soon followed by expansion to other country, including a belt and hose plant in Belgium the first of its European facilities. It is the only non-tire producing rubber company with sales to the automotive, agriculture, transportation, construction, forestry, mining, office equipment including computers and food processing markets, on a global scale. In 1996 the Gates family after 85 years of ownership sold out to became a wholly owned subsidiary of Tomkins plc.
Gates belts are modeled to the highest quality standards including ISO and QS 9000. Their internal quality control processes are also of the highest level and ensure that the customer gets the very best in belts when he buys Gates’ product line. An overview of the Gates belts product line is provided below to help you buy smart!
Synchronous belts for industrial purposes
Gates belts provide the total synchronous belt drive solution for demanding applications enabling applications to acquire accurate synchronization.
V belts
The company is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of power transmission belts and Gates’ problem solving V belts are quite famous. The PowerBand belts available are Hi Power
Predator, Super HC and the Super HC Molded Notch Belt. The Predator belt is one of the most durable belts designed to take extreme shock loads typically found in wood and lumber processing, mining and oil field industries. The belts have aramid tensile cord reinforcement for super strength.

Micro-V / V-Ribbed Belts
These V-ribbed belts are shorter than other brands and hence tend to outperform the competition, with their increased flexibility and reduced heat buildup they can operate at very high speeds. In addition the belts are extremely smooth running and highly resistant to heat, oil and various other adverse conditions.

Fleet and heavy duty belts
Gates is credited with designing and producing the industry’s first V belt and has become the world’s largest manufacturer of V-belts today. Gates belts are designed to meet all of your heavy duty transmission needs.

Timing belts
Gates has the outstanding distinction of being the only manufacturer approved by almost all major OEMs to provide timing belts for new engines. Gates covers the after market with timing belts that are excellent in service life and performance.

Sport and recreation belts
Gates produces belts for snowmobiles, ATVs, mini-bikes, golf carts and a whole host of other recreational vehicles. The advanced composite technology of the belt helps maximize durability and functional performance all through the life of the belt.

Gates belts are of exceptional quality and high performance functionality. You cannot go wrong when you use Gates belts. Customer feedback is excellent and product innovation a constant in the company.