MRO Magazine

Motor base helps maintain proper belt tension

The Rosta motor base from Lovejoy prevents motor bounce in power transmission belt applications and helps minimize the cause of belt stretch. Because its self-adjusting motor base provides bearing, sp...


April 1, 2008
By MRO Magazine

The Rosta motor base from Lovejoy prevents motor bounce in power transmission belt applications and helps minimize the cause of belt stretch. Because its self-adjusting motor base provides bearing, spring and vibration-damping functions in both forward and backward rotation, bases tensioned in this fashion will prevent bouncing and bottoming out. The product is well adapted for the aggregate plant environment, offering extremely long life. It is unaffected by water and dirt and can withstand temperatures from minus 40F to plus 180F. Lovejoy