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APC-001 Centrifugal Drive Conversion

Sugar processing centrifuge kills v-belts in as little as 2 weeks. 20mm Poly Chain® GT™ Carbon™ drives for entire 6 month season with no maintenance.

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APC-019 Roll Form Machine New Drive Design

Roll forming machine manufacturer replaces high maintenance roller chain drives with quieter, cleaner and more accurate Poly Chain® GT™ Carbon™ drives.

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APC-002 Canning Line Drives on Conveyors

Large global bottling company solves OHS and roller chain downtime with new 12mm Poly Chain® GT™ Carbon™ drives.

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APC-011 Extruder Drive New Drive Design

Poly Chain® GT™ Carbon™ used to transmit high power in a very narrow width for a plastic extruder drive.

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APC-008 Primary Crusher Drive Design

Poly Chain® GT™ Carbon™ drive delivers a cost effective maintenance free and compact solution for crusher.

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APC-005 Vacuum Truck Drive Design

Vacuum pump with short shaft lengths and low bearing loads requiring a non-slip drive solution.

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APC-003 Weir Warman Medium Density Slurry Pump

280kW Weir Warman Slurry Pump v-belt drive (200kg) replaced with Poly Chain GT Carbon drive weighing 83kg. 5% energy savings achieved with 24 month belt life.

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APC-006 Vacuum Pump

Excessive V-belt slippage due to high speeds and frequent shock loading, called for a maintenance free synchronous drive option.

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APC-014 Pug Mill Drive Conversion

16B Duplex roller chain lasts only 3 months on Pug Mill in harsh environment. Poly Chain® GT™ Carbon™ runs maintenance free for 24 months.

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APC-024 Coal Mining Dewatering Pump

New drive using Poly Chain® GT™ Carbon™ belt to deliver required power transmission in only 90mm width.

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APC-026 Cotton Ginning Trash Conveyor Drive

Cotton ginning drive operated now for two seasons with zero maintenance or lubrication requirements.

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APC-015 Cooling Tower Fans

Rubber timing belt rots on wet cooling tower drives. Poly Chain® GT™ Carbon™ thrives in wet environment so far achieving 13 months.

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