Plastic Multiflex Chains for efficient bottling and canning processes

In the realm of material handling and power transmission, plastic multiflex chains have emerged as a versatile and effective solution for conveying a wide range of products and materials.

These chains, constructed from durable thermoplastic materials such as polyethylene (PE) or polypropylene (PP), offer a compelling combination of flexibility, strength, and low maintenance, making them well-suited for diverse applications.

Advantages of Plastic Multiflex Chains

Plastic multiflex chains have several advantages that make them ideal for use in bottling and canning processes:

  1. Lightweight
  2. Flexibility
  3. High Strength
  4. Low Maintenance
  5. Noise Reduction
  6. Chemical Resistance
  7. Cleanliness and Hygiene
  8. Energy Efficiency
  9. Versatility

1. Conveyor Systems

Plastic multiflex chains are commonly used in conveyor systems due to their flexibility and ability to convey a wide range of products and materials. They are ideal for use in high-speed, high-capacity applications.

2. Manufacturing and Assembly Lines

Manufacturing and assembly lines often require the transfer of parts and components from one station to another. Plastic multiflex chains provide a reliable and efficient solution for this application.

3. Distribution and Warehousing

Plastic multiflex chains can be used in distribution and warehousing applications to move products and materials between different areas of a facility. They are ideal for use in environments that require frequent cleaning and sanitation.

4. Packaging and Bottling

Plastic multiflex chains are commonly used in packaging and bottling applications to transfer products from one stage of the process to another. They can handle a wide range of product shapes and sizes.

5. Material Sorting and Grading

Plastic multiflex chains can be used in material sorting and grading applications to move products and materials to different areas based on their size or other attributes.

6. Cleanroom Environments

Plastic multiflex chains are ideal for use in cleanroom environments due to their ability to withstand high-pressure washdowns and extreme temperatures.

How Plastic Multiflex Chains Work

Plastic Multiflex Chains operates on the principle of interlocking modular units. The chain consists of individual plastic links or modules that are interconnected to form a continuous chain loop. Each module has built-in tabs or hinges that allow it to flex and articulate, providing flexibility in various directions.The chain is driven by sprockets or sprocket wheels, which engage with the tabs on the modules and propel the chain forward. The modular design allows for easy assembly, disassembly, and customization of the chain to suit specific conveyor layouts and requirements.As the sprockets rotate, they engage with the modules, causing them to articulate and move along the conveyor path. The interlocking design ensures smooth and synchronized movement of the chain, allowing for the efficient transfer of products or materials from one point to another.

How to Select the Right Plastic Multiflex Chains

When selecting plastic multiflex chains for your application, it is important to consider the following factors:

  1. Load Capacity
  2. Application Environment
  3. Chain Material
  4. Chain Profile and Design
  5. Environmental Factors
  6. Conveyor System Layout
  7. Maintenance and Cleanability
  8. Cost Considerations
  9. Supplier and Support

Installation and Maintenance of Plastic Multiflex Chains


  1. Preparatory Steps
  2. Chain Assembly
  3. Sprocket Installation
  4. Tracking Adjustment


  1. Regular Cleaning
  2. Inspection
  3. Lubrication
  4. Repair and Replacement
  5. Training and Documentation

Plastic Multiflex Chains and Sprockets

We offer sprockets that are specifically designed to work with plastic multiflex chains. Sprockets are an important component in the operation of a conveyor system, as they engage with the tabs on the chain modules and propel the chain forward. The design and profile of the sprockets must match that of the chain in order to ensure smooth and efficient movement.

Other Chain Products

In addition to plastic multiflex chains, we also offer a range of other chain products, including:

  • Plastic Chain
  • Stainless Steel Chain
  • Agricultural Chains
  • Leaf Chains

About Shaoxing Chaoli

Shaoxing Chaoli was founded in 2006 and specializes in the production of transmission products. We have multiple advanced production and inspection equipment, including CNC Gear grinding machine, gear measuring machine, cnc gear shaper, machine center, CMMS, and Torque test system. Our company is certified according to international standards, and we offer customized services to meet the specific needs of our customers. We are committed to providing high-quality products and excellent customer service to our clients.

Shaoxing Chaoli welcomes inquiries and orders from customers looking for reliable and efficient transmission products.