With more than 18 years’ histiory, we are a professinal manufacturer for drop forged products such as forged chain (X348 X458 X658 X678 X698 F100 F160), scraper chain (10160, 14218, 14226, 142N), conveyor trolley (X348, X458, X678, XT160), and drive chain (X348, X458, X678), and so forth standard moulds of chain.
Besides, we can also produce as per your drawing or sample, special link chain, pusher, pin and plate, according to customers’ unique requirements.
1) Material: Alloy steel, 40Cr, 42CrMo and so on.
2) Types: Standard types, X348 X458 X678, and so on. (Or as per your drawing)
3) Process: Moulding→Forging→Polishing & Blasting→Fine machining→Heat treatment→Blasting→Inspecting & testing→Packing
|Model||Dimension||Weight (Kg)||Material||Hardness||Working Load (KN)||Limit Load (KN)|
|10160||101.6||30||36||13||14.5||9||14||0.36||20CrMnTi||Surface HRC56-64° Depth 0.6-1.2mm||21.6||120|
|14218||142||42||50||19||20.5||11||25||1.15||20CrMnTi||Surface HRC56-64° Depth 0.6-1.2mm||48.6||270|
|14226||142||62||50||28||30||15||25||1.75||20CrMnTi||Surface HRC56-64° Depth 0.6-1.2mm||61.2||340|
|2571||200||66||60||30||32||18||30||2.8||20CrMnTi||Surface HRC56-64° Depth 0.6-1.2mm||72||400|
|26014||260||70||75||31||33||20||34||5.2||20CrMnTi||Surface HRC56-64° Depth 0.6-1.2mm||135||750|
Products & Testing Equipments
Packing & Delivery
Why Choose Us?
1. We are engaged in chain industry over 15 years with rich market experience. We keep improving production techniques. All the products have longer working life and have passed the market test.
2. We can design the correct chains with high quality material, good abrasion resistance, good corrosion, high strengthen and etc as per your request or the chain application.
3. We are the chain manufacturer; you can directly purchase the product from us with low price and high quality.
4. We have a professional team for international trade, they have abundant experiences and are always ready to solve problems for customers. So you have nothing to worry about.
5. We have the long-term cooperative forwarder who can give us the lowest freight. And it can help you to save the freight. What’s more, for the FCL, we will design the packages as per the container sizes with the largest capacity to save the shipping cost for both of us.
|Standard or Nonstandard:||Standard|
|Application:||Textile Machinery, Garment Machinery, Conveyer Equipment, Packaging Machinery, Electric Cars, Motorcycle, Food Machinery, Mining Equipment, Agricultural Machinery, Coating, Spraying, Mining, Slaughtering, Assembly|
|Type:||Cranked Link Chain|
How does the lubrication method affect the performance of a drive chain?
The lubrication method used for a drive chain has a significant impact on its performance and longevity. Here is a detailed explanation:
Proper lubrication is essential for ensuring the smooth and efficient operation of a drive chain. It reduces friction, minimizes wear, and prevents corrosion between the chain’s moving parts. The lubrication method chosen can affect the performance of the drive chain in the following ways:
- Reduced Friction and Wear: Adequate lubrication forms a protective layer between the chain’s moving parts, reducing metal-to-metal contact and minimizing friction. This helps to prevent excessive wear, elongation, and premature failure of the chain. The lubricant acts as a barrier, allowing the chain to operate with reduced resistance and improved efficiency.
- Heat Dissipation: Proper lubrication helps dissipate heat generated by the friction between the chain’s components during operation. This prevents overheating and the potential degradation of the lubricant, ensuring the chain can operate within its designed temperature range. Effective heat dissipation contributes to the longevity and optimal performance of the drive chain.
- Protection against Corrosion: Lubrication provides a protective coating on the chain, safeguarding it against moisture, contaminants, and corrosive substances. This is particularly important in environments where the chain is exposed to water, chemicals, or harsh operating conditions. The lubricant prevents rust and corrosion, preserving the integrity of the chain and extending its service life.
- Reduction of Noise and Vibration: Proper lubrication helps to reduce noise and vibration generated by the drive chain during operation. It acts as a damping agent, absorbing and minimizing the transmission of vibrations, resulting in smoother and quieter chain operation. This contributes to a more comfortable and productive working environment.
- Selection of Lubricant: The choice of lubricant depends on various factors, including the application, operating conditions, temperature, speed, and load requirements. Different lubricants, such as oils, greases, or solid lubricants, may be suitable for different applications. The lubricant must be compatible with the chain material and should possess the necessary viscosity, temperature resistance, and lubricating properties to meet the specific demands of the drive chain.
- Appropriate Lubrication Frequency: The lubrication method also includes determining the appropriate frequency for lubrication. Regular lubrication intervals must be established based on the chain’s operating conditions and the manufacturer’s recommendations. Insufficient lubrication or over-lubrication can both lead to performance issues, such as increased friction, poor lubricant distribution, or accelerated contamination buildup.
It is crucial to follow the manufacturer’s guidelines and recommendations regarding lubrication methods, lubricant types, and lubrication intervals for the specific drive chain. Regular inspection and maintenance should be conducted to monitor the lubrication effectiveness and ensure proper lubricant replenishment.
By selecting the appropriate lubrication method and maintaining proper lubrication, operators can optimize the performance, reliability, and lifespan of the drive chain, contributing to smoother operation, reduced wear, and improved overall efficiency.
What are the benefits of using a sealed drive chain?
A sealed drive chain, also known as an enclosed or sealed-for-life chain, offers several benefits compared to traditional open chains. Here is a detailed explanation of the benefits of using a sealed drive chain:
- Improved Lubrication Retention: Sealed drive chains are designed with special seals or O-rings that retain lubrication inside the chain joints. This ensures consistent lubrication throughout the chain’s lifespan, reducing friction, wear, and the need for frequent relubrication.
- Enhanced Contamination Protection: The seals or O-rings in a sealed drive chain act as barriers against contaminants such as dirt, dust, water, and other debris. This protection prevents these particles from entering the chain joints and causing accelerated wear or corrosion, increasing the chain’s longevity.
- Reduced Maintenance Requirements: Sealed drive chains require less maintenance compared to open chains. The sealed design eliminates the need for regular manual lubrication, resulting in reduced downtime and labor costs associated with lubrication tasks.
- Extended Service Life: Due to improved lubrication retention and contamination protection, sealed drive chains often have a longer service life compared to open chains. They are less susceptible to wear, elongation, and corrosion, providing reliable performance over an extended period.
- Cleaner Operating Environment: Sealed drive chains help maintain a cleaner operating environment by minimizing the release of lubricants and reducing the accumulation of dirt and debris. This can be beneficial in applications where cleanliness is critical, such as food processing, pharmaceuticals, or cleanrooms.
- Lower Total Cost of Ownership: While sealed drive chains may have a slightly higher initial cost compared to open chains, their reduced maintenance requirements, extended service life, and improved performance can result in lower overall costs over the chain’s lifespan.
Overall, using a sealed drive chain offers advantages in terms of improved lubrication retention, contamination protection, reduced maintenance, extended service life, cleanliness, and total cost of ownership. These benefits make sealed drive chains a preferred choice in various applications where reliable and low-maintenance power transmission is required.
How does a drive chain affect the performance of a vehicle?
The drive chain plays a crucial role in the performance of a vehicle, especially in terms of power transmission and overall drivetrain efficiency.
The drive chain affects the performance of a vehicle in the following ways:
- Power Transmission: The drive chain transfers power from the engine or pedals to the wheels, enabling the vehicle to move forward. A well-maintained and properly tensioned drive chain ensures efficient power transfer, allowing the vehicle to utilize the available power effectively.
- Drivetrain Efficiency: The condition of the drive chain directly affects the overall efficiency of the drivetrain. A clean, lubricated, and properly tensioned drive chain reduces friction and minimizes energy loss during power transmission, contributing to improved drivetrain efficiency.
- Acceleration and Torque: The drive chain, along with the sprockets, determines the gear ratio and torque multiplication. The selection of appropriate sprocket sizes and chain type can optimize acceleration and torque delivery, enhancing the vehicle’s performance in terms of quick acceleration or climbing capabilities.
- Smoothness and Responsiveness: A properly maintained drive chain ensures smooth and responsive power delivery, allowing the rider or driver to control the vehicle more effectively. It reduces power losses, chain slippage, and unnecessary vibrations, resulting in a smoother and more enjoyable riding or driving experience.
- Noise and Vibrations: The condition of the drive chain affects the level of noise and vibrations produced during operation. A well-maintained drive chain minimizes noise and vibrations, contributing to a quieter and more comfortable riding or driving experience.
Regular inspection, cleaning, lubrication, tension adjustment, and timely replacement of the drive chain when necessary are essential for maintaining optimal performance and ensuring a smooth and efficient power transmission system in a vehicle.
editor by CX 2023-11-02