Belt Pulleys

RS Components stock two main types of belt pulleys, timing belt pulleys and wedge & vee belt pulleys.

Timing Belt Pulleys

Timing belt pulleys are grooved wheels that are part of the timing belt system. They are used to maximise power transmission through your machinery. Common applications include vehicles, printers and manufacturing equipment.

How do timing belt pulleys work?

Timing belt pulleys have either teeth or pockets around the outside diameter. The timing teeth engage holes in the timing belt, while timing pockets engage drive lugs (fasteners) on a belt's inner circumference. Both cause frictional forces between the flat belt and the pulley surface. This not only enables the driving motion of the system but helps to avoid speed variations and slippage, meaning you can more easily maintain and control the speed of your machine.

Timing belt pulleys come in a range of materials including aluminium, steel and iron. This design makes them strong, heat resistant and durable, and also ensures a noiseless output.

Wedge & Vee Belt Pulleys

A Vee belt pulley is a wheel mechanism that transfers power between the shaft and a Vee belt. Vee belts pulleys contain a V-shaped grove for the belt to sit in, this provides traction and avoids slipping belts.

Where might I use a Wedge/ Vee Belt Pulley?

Vee belt pulleys are typically used in the industrial and automotive sectors, as they offer advantages when compared to other methods of transmission. The pulley is quiet when operating and is economical and simple to replace, as well as providing an effective grip.


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RS Stock No. 745-652
BrandRS PRO
€14.52
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32 5mm 10mm 8mm - - Aluminium
RS Stock No. 182-672
BrandRS PRO
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14 5.08mm 14.3mm - - - Aluminium
RS Stock No. 183-928
BrandRS PRO
€16.61
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RS Stock No. 184-662
BrandRS PRO
€14.28
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RS Stock No. 183-653
BrandRS PRO
€19.45
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26 8mm 30mm 12mm - - Steel
RS Stock No. 744-980
BrandRS PRO
€9.38
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18 5mm 10mm 6mm - - Aluminium
RS Stock No. 778-4770
BrandRS PRO
€6.92
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20 2.032mm 6.35mm 3mm - - Aluminium, Zinc Plated Steel
RS Stock No. 182-903
BrandRS PRO
€27.96
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RS Stock No. 182-919
BrandRS PRO
€32.57
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RS Stock No. 182-694
BrandRS PRO
€6.43
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10 5.08mm 14.3mm - - - Aluminium
RS Stock No. 745-747
BrandRS PRO
€25.33
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60 5mm 16mm 8mm - - Aluminium
RS Stock No. 778-4799
BrandRS PRO
€8.76
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40 2.032mm 6mm 4mm - - Aluminium
RS Stock No. 182-701
BrandRS PRO
€14.43
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36 5.08mm 14.3mm 8mm - - Aluminium
RS Stock No. 778-4809
BrandRS PRO
€12.02
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72 2.032mm 6.35mm 6mm - - Aluminium
RS Stock No. 778-4847
BrandRS PRO
€6.75
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44 2.032mm 6mm 8mm - - Glass Filled PC
RS Stock No. 184-448
BrandRS PRO
€29.62
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RS Stock No. 778-4837
BrandRS PRO
€6.21
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24 2.032mm 6mm 6mm - - Glass Filled PC
RS Stock No. 182-587
BrandRS PRO
€7.15
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15 5mm 9mm 6mm - - Steel
RS Stock No. 182-969
BrandRS PRO
€24.66
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24 8mm 20mm - - - Steel
RS Stock No. 182-745
BrandRS PRO
€15.09
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40 5.08mm 14.3mm 8mm - - Aluminium