Round steel link chains - Round steel link chains for chain conveyors - Part 1: Grade 3
|Publication Date:||1 October 2010|
|ICS Code (Components for conveyors):||53.040.20|
This standard specifies dimensions and mechanical properties of tested, small tolerance round steel link chains of grade 3, with a nominal pitch t = 3,5 × d (see Annex A).
Chains according to this standard are mainly used for applications where they will be subjected to tension in chain conveyors, as defined in DIN 15201-1.
Chains as specified here shall not be used as lifting accessories, slings or loadbearing devices within the meaning of DIN 15003 in combination with cranes or hoists (further information on the use of round steel chains is given in Clause 13).