The Complete Guide to Chain

7.2.1 Installation

Large pitch conveyor chain is usually supplied in the length specified. Therefore, you don't need to cut these chains. Disconnect the outer plate on the end of each chain set and use this as a connecting link.

Tools: hammer, setting tool, monkey wrench, or T-pin bender

Method (Figure 7.15)

Step 2
Inside link (left), outside link (right)

Step 3
Alternately hit the pin heads while supporting other side of plate.

Step 4
Figure 7.15 Installation of a Large Pitch Conveyor Chain