ARPM Belt Drive Resources

ARPM Belt Drive Publications

The following publications are prepared in collaboration with the member companies of the Association for Rubber Products Manufacturers (ARPM) and are available to order from the ARPM website. Follow this link to order.


  • IP-20 Classical Multiple V-Belts (A,B,C., D, and E Cross Sections)
  • IP-21 Double V-Belts (AA, BB, CC, and DD Cross Sections)
  • IP-22 Narrow Multiple V-Belts (3V, 5V, and 8V Cross Sections)
  • IP-23 Single V-Belts (2L, 3L, 4L, and 5L Cross Sections)
  • IP-24 Synchronous Belts (MXL, XL, L, H, XH, and XXH Belt Sections)
  • IP-25 Variable Speed V-Belts (12 Cross Sections)
  • IP-26 V-Ribbed Belts (H, J, K, L, and M Cross Sections)
  • IP-27 Curvilinear Toothed Synchronous Belts (H3M, R3M, S3M, H5M, S5M, H8M, R8M, S8M, H14M, R14M, S14M, H20M, and R20M Belt Pitches)