Efficiency Comparison of the Belt Drive & the Gear Chain?

Answer Chain and belt drive systems connect a motorcycle's wheels to its engine. They do have their efficiencies and inefficiencies, and the ultimate decision as to which one is better is based on the use... Read More »

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What is the best type of garage door opener: screw drive, belt drive or chain drive?

I have installed both a screw drive and a chain drive. As previously mentioned, a screw drive delivers more power. It may be required to open a double wide because of the extra weight or a single p... Read More »

Gear Drive Vs. Timing Chain?

Two important parts control the engine of your car or truck. One is the gear drive, which controls the gear that the vehicle is in and allows you to easily change it. The other is a timing chain. T... Read More »

What is better: a chain- or a belt-drive garage door opener?

On One Hand: Belt-Drive OpenersBelt-drive garage door openers function in much the same way as chain-drive openers, only the chain is replaced with a strong rubber belt. According to (Pre... Read More »

How to Repair a Broken Drive Belt or Chain on a MTD Tiller?

MTD tillers subject tremendous strain on their drive belts by design in order to eliminate stress from reaching metal components. Checking the condition of the drive belt is a routine maintenance i... Read More »