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About Us

about us

W.G.Eaton was founded in 1860 by William G Eaton with the intention of manufacturing the worlds finest flat leather transmission belting. He succeeded and established a tradition of fine craftsmanship that is retained today. Since that time W.G.Eaton has continuously developed and refined its expertise in heat protection and insulation solutions for Industry.

In the 1860's leather was a key material. Over the years W.G.Eaton has developed expertise in the use of a vast range of raw materials and regards the advice and selection of the correct material as a crucial element in its service to customers. W.G.Eaton offers Industry a specialised service selecting the best material for the task and devising optimum solutions for customer requirements whether for volume production or individual application.