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Belt I.D. Chart

Access our Belt I.D. Chart for easy-to-read images, sizing, specifications, product I.D. numbers, and more.

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Design Flex® Pro™ Software

Quickly design several two-point V-belt and synchronous belt drives that fit your parameters.

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DesignConnect™ Software

Find hose and coupling technical information, CAD drawings, and more in mere minutes.

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Turn Your Vision into Reality with Gates Go-To Design Tools.

“How can I make it better, smarter, safer, or more efficient?” If any of these concerns drive you to take your designs to the next level, you’ve come to the right place. Gates Design Center was created to provide engineers like you with access to industry-leading design tools to turn your project vision into reality. Here you can:

  • Download white papers
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  • Read case studies, and
  • Get expert advice from a Gates engineer for tips on enhancing your designs.

Let’s work together to turn thoughts into things and ideas into innovations.

 

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Case Studies

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Urban Power's Synchronous Belt Solution

Urban Power's Synchronous Belt Solution

Urban Power USA of Easthampton, Massachusetts, doesn’t build the kind of wind turbine that comes immediately to mind. These wind turbines don’t rise hundreds of feet in the air, nor will you find them clustered on wind farms. But you might see one...

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Drilling Contractor Decreases Hose Costs

Drilling Contractor Decreases Hose Costs

One of the largest land-based drilling contractors in North America kept experiencing shutdowns on their drilling rigs due to random rotary drilling hose failures. The shutdowns were compounded by long lead times to replace the hoses. Rotary drilling...

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Gates Distributor Saves $10k

Gates Distributor Saves $10k

Gulf Controls Company (GCC) is a Gates factory-authorized distributor based in Tampa, Florida. GCC had been pursuing the hydraulic hose business of a large OEM for years. Finally they secured a small portion of the business. This OEM customer has stringent...

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Optimize Your Designs with Additional Gates Design Center Services

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Competitive Belt Drive Designs

Where can you find leading power transmission solutions to improve your designs, allowing you to better serve your customers and gain a market advantage? Look to Gates.

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Hydraulic & Industrial Hose Solutions

Where can you find high-performance hydraulic and industrial hose solutions that excel under the toughest conditions and in the harshest environments? Turn to Gates.

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Go-to Design Engineer Tools

Who can you rely on for all the products, tools, and software you need to make your designs better, faster, smarter, and more efficient? Trust Gates.

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Get Expert Advice from a Gates Engineer

What if you hit a wall during the design process and could use the expert advice of another engineer? Partner with Gates.

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