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Outfoxed

In common folklore, the fox is often considered to be the cleverest creature of the animal kingdom, as well as the most mischievous.

To crown or not to crown a lagged pulley

Pulley crowning is an essential design element for tracking control of flat conveyor and power transmission belts. A friction cover, or “rubber lagging” helps to increase the traction between the conveyor belt and the drive pulley. Used alone, these covers optimize belt performance.