Cotton gin sees benefits of belt upgrade

Cotton gins in Queensland are quite busy during the cotton picking season, so when a major cotton gin flagged an issue with their cotton press pump, CBC Technical Sales Representative Mick Locke offered to re-design the pump’s drive system.

The new drive uses only five Gates Predator v-belts in place of the ten standard v-belts, facilitating narrower pulley width and providing better shock absorption.

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