Time doesn’t stand still. Neither should conveyor belts. But when unexpected maintenance or repairs bring belts to a standstill, only the clock moves forward, and the time lost can result in significantly reduced production and profit.
Recent product and tool innovations offer new solutions that can save time without sacrificing the strength, consistency and quality of the repair. Having the right tools on hand and applying basic belt repair safety guidelines can help make belt maintenance faster and easier, and help keep periods of downtime to the absolute minimum.
For the sake of convenience and effective repair, here are tools and procedures that all maintenance personnel should regard as indispensable to efficient operation, and should always have on hand.