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NEW Pin Oven Chain for Can Manufacturing

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NEW Pin Oven Chain for Can Manufacturing

D.I.D. Pin Oven Chain, also referred to as Deco chain, is a quality product that is primarily used in can manufacturing to convey decorated and base coated cans through high speed & high temperature ovens. Designed specifically for can manufacturing [...]

ContiTech Timing Belts Optimizing Pump Technology

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ContiTech Timing Belts Optimizing Pump Technology

Pumps with a belt drive are opening up new performance and application fields Belts enable robust, low-maintenance and compact pump units ContiTech heavy-duty timing belts can significantly improve the performance, installation and maintenance of pumps in sensitive applications. For example, [...]

Two high-performance timing belts for demanding applications

  • BRECOFLEXmove Drive Comparison

Two high-performance timing belts for demanding applications

The name move not only refers to the English word move, it is also an acronym describing the excellent properties of the red high-performance timing belts from BRECO. maximum performance, optimised tooth shape, versatile application efficient. Exactly two years ago, Mulco [...]

Maintenance-free high-performance chains for customised drive solutions

  • Wippermann Marathon Self Lube Chain

Maintenance-free high-performance chains for customised drive solutions

Wippermann will present the latest generation of maintenance-free chains at the HANNOVER TRADE FAIR from April 24-28. The broad range of our high-performance chains is characterized by the high modularity of the components, which enables the configuration of the chain [...]

Agricultural Bearings

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Agricultural Bearings

Farmers must face a rapidly changing economic environment, with strong world competition, whilst adapting to local regulations. NTN-SNR work closely with the world leaders in agricultural machinery and have developed their agricultural bearings ranges to reflect users’ needs. Their solutions respond [...]

ContiTech AGRIDUR® Power Transmission Agricultural Belts

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ContiTech AGRIDUR® Power Transmission Agricultural Belts

Agricultural Belts for Power & Endurance The technologization of agriculture has accelerated apace in recent decades. Modern agricultural machines have become complex, high-performance units – making extremely high demands of the drive components in particular. AGRIDUR® agricultural belts are a line of [...]

Success in civil engineering with slip liners and timing belts

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Success in civil engineering with slip liners and timing belts

BRECOFLEX® BATK for Slip Liners Plastic slip liner pipe with UV lights. Photo: Brandenburger       Sewers and pipes age and wear. After decades they become cracked, start to leak and become penetrated by roots. In 1971, the agricultural [...]

We’ve grown our stock profile to support your business

  • The TransDev warehouse expansion

We’ve grown our stock profile to support your business

TransDev is continuously investing in its stock profile and capacity to support its growing trade and distributor customer base. As well as efficient auto storage and picking machines, we have recently invested in additional warehouse space and racking (see pic above), helping us [...]

Relax with BRECO® Open Ended Belting For Accurate Motion Control

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Relax with BRECO® Open Ended Belting For Accurate Motion Control

TransDev are highlighting the versatility of BRECO® Polyurethane linear drive belts for accurate, motion control and power delivery. Open ended polyurethane timing belts are used extensively for linear drives, often replacing more expensive mechanical alternatives. They offer a host of [...]

What makes model buggies indestructible? SYNCHROFLEX

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What makes model buggies indestructible? SYNCHROFLEX

A toy for grown-ups: Desert model buggy Baja with a 3 hp petrol engine, converted from a gear transmission to a maintenance-free timing belt transmission.       The main business of STERN Automation & Maschinenbau in Berge (Nauen) in [...]

BRECO Timing belts in continuous operation 24/7

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BRECO Timing belts in continuous operation 24/7

BRECO® timing belt drives, with a huge centre-to-centre distance of 27 m, are the connecting and central drive element in a modular assembly line for dialysis sets. Positioning accuracy with high loads in start-stop operation sets the highest requirements. BRECO […]

BRECO® ATS 15 Polyurethane Timing Belts Go 11 Metres Up

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BRECO® ATS 15 Polyurethane Timing Belts Go 11 Metres Up

    BRECO® ATS 15 polyurethane timing belts As far as the eye can see: steel baskets waiting for final assembly in the huge production hall. Ready to be moved with the help of polyurethane timing belts.         […]

PU flat belt as an alternative to steel ropes

  • Flat Belts for Lifting and Conveying

PU flat belt as an alternative to steel ropes

Flat Belts for Lifting and Conveying Flat belt enables compact drives Lasts up to three times longer than a steel rope Maintenance- and lubrication-free operation In the lifting and conveying technology, the Polyflat from ContiTech is an alternative to steel […]

ContiTech offers belt solutions for the drives of roller conveyors

  • Synchrochain Belts for Roller Conveyors

ContiTech offers belt solutions for the drives of roller conveyors

Roller Conveyor Drive Belts Reliable power transmission even at high loads Belts are suitable for fixed center distances Maintenance- and lubrication-free operation From sorting through distribution to commissioning: roller conveyors are an integral part of internal logistics. For their drives, […]

Indulge in Perspex® Sweet Pastels

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Indulge in Perspex® Sweet Pastels

Perspex® Sweet Pastels is a newly developed cast acrylic sheet collection made up of eight vibrant pastel colours available now from TransDev. This selection of fresh colours are set to tempt sign makers and designers by offering a Pick ‘n’ [...]

Plastics Goes Large at Drives & Controls

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Plastics Goes Large at Drives & Controls

The Drives & Controls exhibition at the NEC provided an ideal opportunity to showcase the extensive plastics expertise and product range available from TransDev. The TransDev Plastics Division has four areas of operation: Transplas machined stock shapes covering primarily Polyethylene wear [...]

Synchrodrive Belt for the Rack Feeders of the Future

  • Rack Feeder SYNCHRODRIVE Timing Belt

Synchrodrive Belt for the Rack Feeders of the Future

SYNCHRODRIVE Timing Belts for Rack Feeders Position goods quickly and precisely in high-rise racking stores Belt is particularly long-lasting, low-maintenance, and lubrication-free Highly-developed Synchrodrive timing belt ensures even better performance Minimized wear and tear, lower maintenance requirements, and optimized positioning [...]

TransDev at Drives & Controls 2016 Review

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TransDev at Drives & Controls 2016 Review

TransDev exhibited at the bi-annual Drives & Controls 2016 Exhibition at the NEC in April. Our stand at 40 square metres provided us with the perfect platform to showcase what we do and how we help a wide audience of [...]

Agricultural V Belts from ContiTech

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Agricultural V Belts from ContiTech

Agricultural V Belts Agricultural V belts by ContiTech defy the rough environmental conditions in agriculture. The Conti-V Varispeed Power is a wide high performance V-belt and was specially developed for the kind of variator and variomatic drives used in nearly all […]

ContiTech Synchrochain Belts for Agricultural Machinery

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ContiTech Synchrochain Belts for Agricultural Machinery

Drive belts are indispensable components in modern agricultural machinery, thanks to their impressive energy efficiency and maintenance-free aspect. The ContiTech Power Transmission Group offers solutions, which are adapted to the extreme requirements in agricultural technology. Synchrochain Carbon for Agricultural Machinery […]

Extension of the BRECOprotect® range 

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Extension of the BRECOprotect® range 

More BRECOprotect® types, more possibilities The product line BRECOprotect® currently includes the timing belt types AT10, AT15 and T10 in open length (BRECOprotect® M) and joined versions (BRECOprotect® V). The belt widths 16 (only T10), 25, 32, 50, 75 and […]

Advance V-Belt for Higher Productivity & Falling Operating Costs

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Advance V-Belt for Higher Productivity & Falling Operating Costs

Conti-V Advance V-Belt for High Performance Wrapped narrow-section Advance V-belts ideal for high-performance applications Increase of well over 40% in power potential compared to standard V-belts Improved design, expanded range of lengths, higher availability: the wrapped narrow-section V-belt Conti-V Advance […]

New BRECO Silicone Backing Material

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New BRECO Silicone Backing Material

BRECO now offers silicone as a backing material for BRECO® and BRECOFLEX® timing belts.

Garden Belts are the Gardener’s Best Friend

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Garden Belts are the Gardener’s Best Friend

CONTI -V® ROFLEX and the TransDev Vflex range of Lawn & Garden belts offer quiet performance as standard.

BRECO® Timing belts Help Control Costs

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BRECO® Timing belts Help Control Costs

The lifting device, located under the cross beam, lifts the strings from the beam and deposits them on the bottom transport belt. Fig.: Mulco         The price of solar panels has dropped over the past few years […]

CONTI® SYNCHROFLEX – In demand throughout the world

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CONTI® SYNCHROFLEX – In demand throughout the world

ContiTech AG has been producing timing belts, such as SYNCHROFLEX, in Dannenberg for the global market since 1961. The editorial team from mulco innovativ asked Production Manager Thomas Paul about the latest developments. “We have already achieved a great deal […]

BRECOFLEX® timing belts – Here it’s all about the sausage!

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BRECOFLEX® timing belts – Here it’s all about the sausage!

INOTEC GmbH in Reutlingen has specialised in machines for automated sausage production for more than 25 years. With 60 employees at the Swabian headquarters and 200 employees in the Czech republic, this medium-sized company has established a leading position in […]

BRECO®-V Endless Timing Belts – Innovation made to measure

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BRECO®-V Endless Timing Belts – Innovation made to measure

PA-Jakob Pressenautomation uses endless joined BRECO® timing belts as a universal means of transport in sheet metal processing. GPA-Jakob Pressenautomation produces sheet metal parts for the automotive and electronics industry with the use of presses, stamping machines, welding stations and […]

Cleanly Solved with BRECOprotect Food Timing Belts

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Cleanly Solved with BRECOprotect Food Timing Belts

Rustproof linear module with timing belt drive suitable for use in the food industry There are few industrial applications in which hygiene plays such an important role as in the food industry. Specialist food timing belts are required to meet […]

Linear Systems – Anyone can produce complicated products

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Linear Systems – Anyone can produce complicated products

HSB Automation is one of Europe’s largest manufacturers of linear systems and equips their HSB-kappa® product range with BRECO® polyurethane timing belts.

BRECO® ATN – Over 500 tubes of toothpaste per minute

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BRECO® ATN – Over 500 tubes of toothpaste per minute

Powerful performance: Two BRECO® ATN polyurethane timing belts transport toothpaste tubes into their packaging in a flash.

CONTI® SYNCHROCHAIN for Cable Extrusion Lines

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CONTI® SYNCHROCHAIN for Cable Extrusion Lines

CONTI® SYNCHROCHAIN high-performance timing belts are installed in rotating belt-type caterpillars in cable extrusion lines

Top precision BRECOFLEX timing belt drives in TLM-F4 robots

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Top precision BRECOFLEX timing belt drives in TLM-F4 robots

High-precision robot arms: Mulco sales partner REIFF supplies technical products using BRECOFLEX polyurethane timing belts perfectly suited for the high demands of the four-axis Pick-and-Place robots TLM-F4.

CONTI® SYNCHROFLEX timing belts – the perfect choice for belt slicing machines

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CONTI® SYNCHROFLEX timing belts – the perfect choice for belt slicing machines

Slice fruit and vegetables with less waste than ever before The GS 10 is the first name in belt slicing machines  with the highest sales numbers throughout the world, is in use in industrial settings, catering businesses and commercial kitchens wherever […]

New textbook information resource for synchronous belt technology

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New textbook information resource for synchronous belt technology

A textbook information resource for synchronous belt technology and FREE Downloadable Chapter! Handbook Timing Belts – Principles, Calculations, Applications This new publication, originally written and published in German by Raimund Perneder in 2009 has recently been translated into English with additional […]

TransDev adds Esband™ and Werner GRAF endless flat belts

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TransDev adds Esband™ and Werner GRAF endless flat belts

Transmission Developments has signed a UK distribution agreement with the endless flat belt specialist Max Schlatterer GmbH, bringing the premier Esband and Werner GRAF brands to its comprehensive range of belting products. 

TransDev and BRECOFLEX backs triple winner in Young Engineer of the Year

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TransDev and BRECOFLEX backs triple winner in Young Engineer of the Year

When TransDev published its story about the help that it had given to Andrew Cowan as the intermediate level winner of the National Science and Engineering Competition, nobody could have anticipated the success that the past year has since brought […]

Going to sea with the right gears

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Going to sea with the right gears

A story of fast turnaround of gears and gear cutting success. Earlier in the summer, the Matthew, a 15th century full sized replica sailing ship that was built in 1997 to commemorate its namesakes historic Atlantic crossing 500 years earlier […]

Schools search and rescue robot winner

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Schools search and rescue robot winner

TransDev gets to grips for schools search and rescue robot winner. Poole based Transmission Developments (TransDev) has helped Andrew Cowan, a student at Sutton Grammar School, to win a top prize at the recently held finals of the National Science […]

TransDev supplies SYNCHROFLEX GEN III timing belts and pulleys for exciting green energy schools challenge

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TransDev supplies SYNCHROFLEX GEN III timing belts and pulleys for exciting green energy schools challenge

Prometheus steals fire from the gods to finish with electric car awards. Pupils at Two Rivers High School are using SYNCHROFLEX GEN III (Synchroflex® AT5 GEN III) belts and precision pulleys supplied by Poole based Transmission Developments (TransDev) for its […]

TransDev timing belts help motion simulation system to Surge, Sway and Yaw

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TransDev timing belts help motion simulation system to Surge, Sway and Yaw

TransDev supplies timing belts, pulleys and drive lock bushes for exciting autosport motion platform application. Ball Racing Developments Ltd (BRD) designs and builds high performance motion simulation systems for professional road and race driver training.

Transdev and e=motion UK land-speed record attempt

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Transdev and e=motion UK land-speed record attempt

On July 7th 2006, at Fairford, Gloucester e=motion, the world electric vehicle land speed challenger will attempt to cruise past the existing UK record of 139mph (224km/h). The 522kW electric car is already the fastest vehicle of its kind ever […]

TransDev Widen the Gap with 800mm Extra Wide Timing Belts

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TransDev Widen the Gap with 800mm Extra Wide Timing Belts

TransDev, the UK’s leading mechanical power transmission specialist have been producing PU extra wide timing belts as a slip-free alternative to flat belt conveying systems for several years.

BRECOFLEX ATK timing belts flying high with new Airbus A380

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BRECOFLEX ATK timing belts flying high with new Airbus A380

The world’s largest passenger airliner, the Airbus A380, completed its maiden flight in April 2005 and is set to revolutionise air travel when it enters service next year. To ensure fast and efficient catering supply on the twin deck, four […]

TransDev’s F&F range of power transmission belts

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TransDev’s F&F range of power transmission belts

TransDev, offer a wide range of F&F Classical V, Wedge, Raw Edge and Multi-Rib power transmission belts for demanding industrial, agricultural and automotive applications.

BRECOflex timing belts now available as ‘StandardPlus’ for precision positioning applications

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BRECOflex timing belts now available as ‘StandardPlus’ for precision positioning applications

Transdev, the UK’s leading mechanical power transmission specialists have introduced a range of BRECOflex timing belts. These endless polyurethane timing belts are suitable for precision positioning and speed control applications.