This chapter will give you a thorough basic knowledge on drive chains and conveyor chains. Chain drive is a way of transmitting mechanical power from one place to another by a chain. Chain is also used for conveying products from one place to another place. Benefits of using chain include durability, unlimited shelf-life, versatility and flexibility. Roller chains and conveyor chains perform many critical functions every day in industrial behind the scenes applications, from food processing, packaging, and beverage can manufacturing, to printing publications and oil field exploration
What you will learn
You will be able to learn several types of roller chains and conveyor chain, their applicability, lubrication, which information you need to perform product selection and much more.