Calculate the Savings with Gates Feather Picker V-Belts
         
Field tests on de-feathering equipment show Gates Dubl-V FP belts run 3 to 6 months
compared to just 1 to 3 weeks for competitive double-notch belts.
Adjust values in the yellow cells to find your estimated savings:
Belt Cost
    Gates
Dubl-V FP
Competitive
Double-Notch
 
Price of belt? $/each
How long does belt last? weeks
Number of belts per machine?  
Number of machines?  
    Belts Used per Year
    Annual Belt Cost
    Annual Belt Cost Savings
Maintenance
    Gates
Dubl-V FP
Competitive
Double-Notch
 
What is the maintenance labor rate? $/hour
How long to change one belt? hour
How many people to change belt? employees
    Annual Maintenance Cost
    Annual Maintenance Savings
Downtime      
    Gates
Dubl-V FP
Competitive
Double-Notch
 
Cost of loss of production? $/hour
Additional unscheduled downtime? hours/year
    Annual Downtime Cost
    Annual Downtime Savings
  TOTAL ANNUAL SAVINGS