CASTING DETACHABLE CHAINS is the initial malleable iron chain to be used extensively pertaining to industry-wide applications. It is a light-weight, low cost chain obtainable in a complete range of sizes and can be utilized in a wide selection of applications where light and moderate loads are carried at slow or intermediate speeds in fairly clean atmospheres. Made of one-piece, interconnecting links, Detachable Chain is simple to assemble and to disassemble. Person links are inserted from one aspect, at the proper angle, as illustrated. When fully inserted, the hyperlink is reduced to the same plane as all of those other chain and becomes an interlock chain segment until it is once again elevated to the correct angle and detached.
Where simply no take-up comes in a chain application, properly pitched coupler links, attached in pairs with pin and cotter, can be utilized to become listed on ends into a continuous chain with at the least slack.
Detachable Chain operates with the closed side of the hook riding next to the sprocket wheel. For drive applications, the direction of Auto Chain travel is in direction of the hook; for conveyorand elevator applications, the path of travel is certainly in the direction of the finish bar.
The Detachable chain is produced in our cast of malleable iron or Promal (Duramal). Tensile strengths of Promal links range from 880 to 21,250 pounds. Two link styles are also offered: Style •A” has a ordinary hook and fulfills regular support requirements; Style “B” includes a ribbed hook more suitable for heavy-duty services. All Detachable links are precision designed to standard chain industry specifications and so are interchangeable with various other manufacturers’ chain links.
The pitch selection of our Detachable Chain, 0.902 to 4.063 inches, satisfies a multitude of detachable applications. A complete selection of attachment designs is offered. Brutaloy or cast metal sprockets are available for each detachable pitch size.
Detachable Chain are links cast of malleable iron or Promal (Duramal). It really is furnished with carbon steel high temperature treated pins and carbon steel case hardened bushings as standard. However, stainless steel pins and bushings can be provided when specific.