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Glossary of Conveyor Terms


Timing Belt

A timing belt uses a toothed pulley to turn a toothed belt where the teeth are meshed together. When referring to a conveyor, it’s typically used for precise operation to avoid belt slip. Timing belts may also be used to connect a drive pulley to a top- or bottom-mounted gearmotor.

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