This simplified tension method is intended to simplify the maintenance of belt drives for the installer in the event that the most important technical data is unknown and the ideal default tension is unavailable.
Optikrik 0 Measuring range: 70 - 150 N
Optikrik I Measuring range: 150 - 600 N
Optikrik II Measuring range: 500 - 1,400 N
Optikrik III Measuring range: 1.300 - 3.100 N
How to use
1. Determine the belt section of your drive belt
2. For this purpose, measure the smallest pulley diameter in the drive system
3. You can read the corresponding belt tension from the table
4. Check the tension with the Optikrik as described in the instructions for use
Construction aid: optikrik tension gauges
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