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Forum topic by syoung03 posted 08-21-2014 06:05 PM 784 views 0 times favorited 7 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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syoung03

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08-21-2014 06:05 PM

Can someone help me identify what type of chain this is? It’s used on a Chain Wheel Gear Operator for actuating a valve. I need to order more. I was told it’s readily available at serious hardware stores but I can’t find any and don’t know what it’s called to order more.
Thanks
Sarah


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#1 posted 08-21-2014 06:15 PM

Try grainger

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#2 posted 08-21-2014 06:18 PM

You might check here: http://www.babbittsteam.com/catalog.php?cid=2

I Googled “Chain Wheel Gear Operator” and found that one. There are others also.

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#3 posted 08-21-2014 06:24 PM

It’s called single loop chain.

http://www.1st-chainsupply.com/chain/weldless/singleloop.htm

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#4 posted 08-21-2014 06:24 PM

Lock link chain

Used for overhead doors and other stuff like your valve that requires chain over a sprocket to operate.

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#5 posted 08-21-2014 06:33 PM

What they said.

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#6 posted 08-21-2014 06:57 PM

Thank you everyone for the quick responses! Not only did we not know what it was called, it was labeled with the wrong size and was confusing everyone. All set now, thanks!
Sarah

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#7 posted 08-22-2014 02:46 AM

McMaster Carr.

http://www.mcmaster.com/#

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