Listen to Your Cog Belt [Maintenance Tip]

December 1, 2015 tohanlon@reliabilityweb.com

Are you hearing a slapping noise? This can be caused by poor tension, which may cause a reduction in performance and lead to belt breakage. To do an on-the-run inspection, use a stroboscope. What to look for: Check if there is any damage on the belt, cogs may be damaged. Check if the belt is properly tensioned.…

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