Posts Tagged ‘roller chain links’

Roller Chain Offset Links

Friday, November 17th, 2017

What is a roller chain offset link? First, a roller chain link is the interior assembly of a chain that consists of two bushings pressed into each of the link plates. It may also include rollers if applicable. However there are also rollerless chains available for specific situations. It is important to know that the same roller links can be used for both multiple and single strand chains.

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Roller Chains And Roller Chain Links

Friday, January 29th, 2016

Roller chains are used as the chain drive for many types of commonly used machinery. The chain, also known as a bush roller chain, powers industrial, domestic, and agricultural machinery, including cars, conveyors, bicycles, and motorcycles.

The chain is constructed from roller chain links held together by side links. The entire chain is then driven by a sprocket, a toothed wheel which turns, pulling the chain.

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