Roller chain is a type of chain that is used in a variety of industries and applications, including the transmission of mechanical power with machinery such as industrial conveyors and automotive industry. MAXTOP roller chain offers full range options for the ANSI and British standard roller chains, which are widely used for material handling, food industry, sawmill industry, automotive/motorcycle, fitness equipment, spiral conveyor and so on.
What is Leaf Chain? Leaf chain only consists of link plates and pins which is the simplest steel chains. It’s commonly used on forklift trucks, telehandlers and in other material handling applications. As the link plate found on the standard roller chain, the link plate of leaf chain also has the same figure of 8 shape. Leaf chain is also called balance chain and cable chain.