October 17, 2017

BRECOflex Offers Pretension Calculator Mobile App

BRECOflex CO., L.L.C. has taken another step into the digital age with the development of our first mobile app. The “SM5 Pretension Calculator” is a companion app to the SM5 Tension Meter (get a quote for the SM5 below). The two work together to make setting and calculating belt pretension simple and right at your fingertips. You can go the appropriate app store on your smartphone and search for “brecoflex.” In addition, you can download the links from the App Store or Google Play.

screenshot of pretension mobile app

The advantages of the FREE app include:

  • It doesn’t require math and yields an instant, accurate result making it simple to use.
  • The user can translate it into English, Spanish, French or German with the touch of a button.
  • It eliminates the need to reference external charts to find the proper belt mass because they are built into the functionality.
  • The app allows BRECOflex to add additional belt pitches and belt masses to the calculator through updates. This makes it so the SM5 tension meter and app will never become obsolete.
  • It adds significant value to the SM5 tension meter making it the only tension meter the user will ever need to buy.

The video below will show you just how easy the calculator is to use.

Proper timing belt pretension is crucial for the peak performance of your drive. Therefore, if you don’t already have an SM5 Tension Meter you may want to consider adding it to your toolbox. It is indispensable both in the design process and in the field.

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