stt-1 sonic belt tension tester

Krikit1 Product number 7420-00301

Proper belt installation tension is essential for optimum performance and reliability of timing belt drives.
Experienced mechanics may feel they are able to check belt tension by rule of thumb, but tension results vary from one operator to another. That is why Gates recommends using the sonic belt tension tester STT-1: it measures belt installation tension accurately every time and therefore provides a quality standard.

  • All tension values and drive characteristics are programmed in the device
  • Belt frequency analysis
  • Database covers all the popular car models in Europe
  • Reduced sensor size and high wire flexibility
  • Suitable for Gates PowerGrip® timing and Micro-V® Horizon™ multi-ribbed belts
  • Very simple and easy-to-use measuring process