The Complete Guide to Chain

Speed Variation

Chains are usually used at low speeds with large loads. Some common chain types and speeds include the following:

There are chains that are designed for high-speed operations. Here are some examples:

In each of these high-speed operations, the chain must be selected carefully. It's important to consider not only the strength and wear resistance, but the type of lubrication required. When you set up a high-speed chain system, make sure you work with a reliable supplier, and ask to see some actual performance results for the chain you are considering.