silent chain

Silent chain, or inverted-tooth chain, is usually a type of chain with teeth formed on its links to engage with the teeth in the sprockets. Silent chains drives aren’t truly silent. The links in a silent chain drive, however, engage with the sprocket teeth with little effect or sliding, and because of this a silent chain creates less vibrations and noise than additional chains. The amount of noise silent chain china generated by a silent chain drive is dependent of many elements including sprocket size, rate, lubrication, load, and drive support. A link belt silent chain contains removable links joined by rivets or interlocking tabs. These chains provide advantage of installation without dismantling drive elements, reducing inventory, and raising temperature ranges