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Poly Steel Attachment Chain

A chain using engineering plastic for the links (polyacetal) and 18-8 stainless steel for the outer links.

Provides lube-free, quiet, long life operation. BS Series Poly Steel Chain available as a made-to-order product.

Poly Steel Attachment Chain

1. Features

  • Lube-free, corrosion resistant chain
  • Low noise: 5dB quieter than steel chain.
  • Lighter: 50% lighter than steel chain.
  • Operating temperature range: Can operate between -20ºC to 80ºC.
  • Can use standard RS sprockets.
  • BS Series available made-to-order. (Available sizes: RS08B-PC, RS10B-PC, RS12B-PC)

2. Points of Caution

  • No offset links available. Use an even number of links.
  • Connecting links:
    ·RS40-PC to RS60-PC: Same as with stainless steel (SS Series) drive chain
    ·RS25-PC, RS35-PC: Uses a special connecting link.
  • When replacing Stainless Steel (SS Series) RS Attachment Chain with Poly Steel Attachment Chain:
    ·Check the load acting on the chain.
    ·Use beneath the maximum allowable load values.
  • Guide rails should support the bottom face of the inner link plates.
  • Only EP Attachments can be attached to inner links. Other attachments will be attached on every even outer link.
  • The pin heads of the base chain are not riveted.

3. Attachment Types

See below for the types of attachments available.

4. Model Numbering Example

RS35 - PC - 2L A1
(1) (2) (3) (4)
  • (1) Chain size
  • (2) Chain series: PC = Poly Steel
  • (3) Attachment spacing
  • (4) Attachment type

5. Dimensions/Specifications

*Select the model number for detailed information.

Chain Size + Model