Chains

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Replacement Drag Chains upgrade existing conveyors.

February 19, 2015

Available for all types of en-masse and chain drag type conveyors, Replacement Drag Chain Assemblies are built to specifications of existing conveyor and material conveyed. Drop-forged, case-hardened chain is made of CrMn alloy and provides high tensile strength, offering extended life in harsh 24/7 operating environments. Flight type is selected for optimum material movement and carrying capacity. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Cast Steel Chain handles tough traction applications.

July 10, 2014

Available with 63.5 mm pitch and with or without TAB, C600 Cast Steel Chain is suitable for applications that involve pulling or conveying heavy loads, such as moving barrels, bulk containers, gas bottles, and cage pallets. Threaded pins in connecting link facilitate closing and unclosing of chain. For additional corrosion protection, galvanized, zinc-plated version is available. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Pipe Inspection Device features telescopic design.

April 29, 2014

Optimized for pipe inspection and processing applications, RCT Rigid Chain product can extend telescopically up to 60 ft or more at speeds of 100 fpm or more, depending on load. Unit features standard open loop, locking link and compact storage as well as large support rollers that extend below level of link plates to keep chain slightly above pipe ID to avoid surface wear or damage. Typical pipe related uses include: ID size check, scarf removal, assembly assist, deburring, and part placement. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Engine Timing Chain features low-friction design.

February 6, 2014

Available for variety of 0.66–2.0 L gas engines, 6.35 mm Timing Chains are designed to minimize friction for optimal fuel economy. Inverted tooth silent chain technology combines with optimized link back shape, which reduces contact area and friction as chain slides along arms and guides where most friction losses occur. In addition, super finish apertures maximize wear and efficiency performance. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Marine Buoy incorporates wave energy harvesting technology.

July 18, 2013

Featuring customized design, buoy system is scalable from 1–250 W and can be suited to moored or drifting applications. Design using JSR Micro/JM Energy's ULTIMO™ Lithium Ion Capacitor (LIC) for energy storage. ULTIMO's hybrid technology provides energy density of 12 Wh/kg or 20 Wh/L. While direct drive system provides power from differential motion between buoy float and submerged resistant plate, resonant drive system amplifies generator's armature motion at peak period of sea state. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Sling Chain tolerates wide range of temperatures.

February 25, 2013

Offered in 3 chain diameters of 9/32, 3/8, and ½ in., Grade 100 Sling Chain is used to make chain slings when appropriate sling fittings are attached. Typical applications include those involving lifting of heavy loads or repetitive lifting situations in construction, foundries, steel mills, and heavy machining processes. Flexible and durable, chain can easily be inspected, handled, and stored. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

Roller and Engineered Chains range in pitch from ¼ to 3 in.

September 26, 2012

Intended for power transmission and conveyor applications, Roller and Engineered Chains feature through-hardened, shot-peened, and ball-burnished inner and outer link plates with case-hardened, precision-ground pins; precision cold-rolled bushings; and through-hardened, shot peened solid rollers. Chains perform in temperatures from -4 to 300°F (-4 to 750°F for stainless steel) and can be supplied with rivet or cottered design. All comply with appropriate ANSI, ISO, or DIN standards. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Black Coated Roller Chains are designed for extended service.

February 9, 2012

Fulfilling requirements of ISO 606, DIN 8187, and DIN 8188, Everlast Plus series is manufactured with sintered metals that provide extended service life by reducing friction/wear without need for relubrication. Oil-soaked sintered bushes and modified bolt specification improve wear lifespan, and pretension promotes chain's run-in behavior. Available in sizes 06B-16B and ANSI 40-160, chains have protruding track bushing that reduces friction between inner and outer guide plates. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

Steel Sprockets range from 6-50.8 mm.

April 1, 2011

Offered in steel as standard, Simplex, Duplex, and Triplex Sprockets come in both plain and bossed versions with 8-125 teeth. Stainless steel sprockets are also available for those applications that require it and range in size from 9.53-25.4 mm. Units are bossed Simplex versions with Duplex and Triplex available on request. Available for sprockets, Simplex, Duplex, and Triplex chains can be ordered in any length to meet customer's requirements. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Sprocket Chains can accommodate diverse application needs.

December 2, 2010

Manufactured to DIN standard 8187:ISO606, sprocket chains come in Simplex (single) versions as standard or Duplex (double) and Triplex (triple) versions as options. Parts are available in 1 m lengths as standard, with others available upon request. Various connectors are available to accompany chain series and can be either straight or offset links depending on application requirements. Steel or stainless are standard materials. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Flat Top Chains suit beverage and packaging industries.

October 5, 2009

Suited for nearly all conveying tasks that require flat transport surface, Flexon Flat Top Conveyor Chains are available in plastic and stainless steel versions as both linear and curved tracks. Low-contamination materials fulfill hygiene requirements in beverage and packaging industry. Resistant to chemicals, plastic chains can be cleaned with agents that are either unsuitable for metal chains or would require intensive maintenance. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Cable Drag Chains offer accelerated assembly/disassembly.

October 29, 2008

During installation, individual side links of Murrplastik (MP) 52.2 PowerLine and MP 82.2 HeavyLine chains are assembled angled to each other. After one short turn, distinct click signals that pieces have engaged properly. To disengage, side links are turned back to each other and levered apart with screwdriver. Chains feature heavy-duty connection between frame bridge and side wall, and frame bridge can be removed by unscrewing locks, without any risk of injury, using screwdriver. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Roller Cable Carriers are suited for crane applications.

October 13, 2008

Developed for indoor/outdoor cranes as well as conveyor systems, System P4 exhibits minimal noise and wear at high speeds - even with loads up to 20 lb/ft. There is almost no weight limit due to center links, and each link has same pitch to minimize vibration in radius. Tested outdoors at speeds to 23 fps over distances of 400 ft, carriers have plastic bridges and grooves along surface so that upper run glides smoothly over lower run. Plastic rollers are firmly integrated into sides. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Dragline Chain improves rigging weight and productivity.

July 31, 2008

Designed to reduce rigging weight while maintaining flexibility and strength, TwistLink chain is suited for use in hoist and drag applications. Double-pitch design can reduce chain weight up to 18%, while surface area in bite region of each link and cross-sectional strength optimizes wearability. Due to use of H-series alloy, product is resistant to abrasion and impact. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Electrical Equipment & Systems

FireWire Cable is designed for long distance use.

June 4, 2008

Suited for machine vision applications, Chainflex® CFBUS.055 FireWire cable is designed for continuous-flexing and tight bending radii inside Energy Chain® cable carriers. Its bus pairs and supply wires are twisted together with flexible shields and optimized pitch length. Gusset-filling extruded, flame-resistant, TPE outer jacket provides protection required to prevent cable core ruptures. Tested to more than 6 million flex cycles, product supports transmission lengths up to 20 m. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Continuous-Flex Cables target USB applications.

May 20, 2008

Suited for industrial environments requiring USB 2.0 connection, Chainflex® USB Cables provide data transmissions up to 16.4 ft. Cables feature pressure-extruded, flame-retardant, TPE-blend outer jacket; minimum bend radius of 12.5 times outer cable diameter; and operating temperature range of -31 to +158°F. Equipped with overall shield for EMI protection, silicon-free cables are unaffected by high-noise environments where crosstalk is problematic. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Modular Cable Carrier targets robotic applications.

March 25, 2008

Attached to installation points on any robot, pre-engineered Triflex® RS guides, protects, and extends service life of cables and hoses. Integrated fiber-rod mechanism supports excess cable carrier and cable slack parallel to robot arm and away from robotic work area. It prevents cables from moving beyond minimum bend radius, helping to maintain uninterrupted production flow. System is suited for welding applications in tight areas, multiple-tool applications, material handling, and deburring. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Steel/AluminumTroughs suit Energy Chain® cable carriers.

February 19, 2008

Guide troughs enable Energy Chains and Energy Tubes to operate with reduced friction over long travel lengths exceeding 16 ft. Available in steel or aluminum, corrosion-resistant aluminum troughs are suited for outdoor and wash down applications, while steel troughs are suited for lighter loads. Troughs are offered as separate components or fully assembled systems, come equipped with glide bars, and can be custom designed for specific application. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Multi-Axis Cable Carriers feature fiber rod assemblies.

January 30, 2008

Developed to protect moving cables and hoses on 6-axis robots, Triflex® R Cable Carriers feature integral fiber rod assemblies with iglide® bearing on moving tips to optimize torsional strength and withstand extreme twisting movements. Available in enclosed and light version, Triflex system is able to move multi-dimensionally in all axes and can twist up to 380° per yard. Tubular design permits cable carrier to glide around exterior of robot without catching. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Rigid Chain incorporates non-magnetic actuator.

July 11, 2007

Made of reinforced plastic and stainless steel, RigiBelt has 2 belts that come together with zipper-like action to form rigid column. Solution moves quietly while telescoping in and out and is stored in compact magazine. Driven with electric motor, chain can handle loads from 2-1,100 lbf, is entirely mechanical, and comes in stroke lengths up to 6 ft unguided. Product suits any kind of positioning in medical equipment and areas where non-magnetic components are essential. Read More