How Belt Drives Impact Overhung Load

How Belt Drives Impact Overhung Load

Sponsored by Gates Corporation

Today’s belt drive systems are capable of transmitting enormous power in a compact space. What impact does this load-carrying capacity have on the shafts and bearings of speed reducers attached to belt drives? The answer lies in understanding Overhung Load (OHL). Read this Gates paper for practical guidelines that will help you determine whether your drive has exceeded the maximum OHL value.

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