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Lacing and Splicing

Vulcanized, Mechanical, and Rubber Covered Fasteners


Description

Lacing and splicing is offered in a variety of options for joining belts together: vulcanized splices for high speeds and demanding applications, mechanical fasteners for quick change-outs, and rubber covered fasteners which provide the ease of installation of mechanical fasteners and the smooth operation of endless belts.

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Specifications

LACING

Lacing entails the use of mechanical fasteners to join belt ends quickly and securely. Installation and change out are a snap with the wide variety of fasteners available, including: Alligator, Clipper, Flexco, Minet and many others. Lacing can be hidden beneath or recessed below belt covers to avoid contact with product. Plastic ( non-reactive ) Spiral Lacing and Rivet Fasteners are also available.

Types of lacing available:

  • Standard Lace
  • Rubber Covered Lace
  • Urethane Covered Lace
  • Overflap Lace
  • Recessed Lace
  • Spiral Lace
  • Plastic Rivet Lace
  • Non-Magnetic Lace

Mechanical Fasteners Available:

  • Alligator
  • Clipper
  • Dura-Splice
  • Flexco
  • Gator & Unibar
  • Minet
  • Super Screw

Fastener style:

  • Hooks
  • Spiral
  • Staple
  • Hinged
  • Rivet Hinged
  • Plate
  • Bolt

SPLICING

Splicing entails the use of cold bonding agents or hot vulcanization to join belt ends permanently. Splices can be finished ( bonded ) or prepared; belts supplied with prepared laps allow for endless splicing on systems at the time of installation ( hot or cold cements are available with instructions ). Finger splices for Thermoplastic belting provide secure, flexible joints for a variety of Light Duty applications. A leader in the industry, Beltservice also fabricates extra wide conveyor belting in a variety of materials; extra wide belts are extra durable when fashioned with a longitudinal splice in an overlapping stairstep pattern!

Types of splicing available:

  • Endless Vulcanized
  • Endless Prepared
  • Finger Splice
  • Multiple Finger Splice
  • Longitudinal Splice

Extra wide belting applications:

  • Stamping
  • Die Cutting
  • Sanding
  • Filtering
  • Crushing
  • Roll-Up Doors
  • Take-Away Belts for Trash & Scrap

Extra wide belting material:

  • Thermoplastic Belts
  • Food Grade Belts
  • Lumber Handling Belts
  • Package Handling Belts
  • Silicone Covered Belts
  • Urethane Covered Belts
  • Heavy Duty Black Belts
  • Solid Woven PVC
  • Polyveyor Fabrics
  • Sheet Rubber