Plastic Multiflex Chains for Packaging and Labeling Industry

Plastic Multiflex Chains for Packaging and Labeling Industry

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.

Plastic Multiflex Chains

Advantages of Plastic Multiflex Chains

  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

Applications of Plastic Multiflex Chains

Applications of Plastic Multiflex Chains

Plastic multiflex chains find wide applications in various industries. Below are some of the most common applications:

  1. Conveyor Systems
  2. Manufacturing and Assembly Lines
  3. Distribution and Warehousing
  4. Packaging and Bottling
  5. Material Sorting and Grading
  6. Cleanroom Environments

Applications of Plastic Multiflex Chains

Working Principle of Plastic Multiflex Chains

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.

Maintenance of Plastic Multiflex Chains

How to Select the Right Plastic Multiflex Chains

To select the appropriate plastic multiflex chains for your application, consider the following:

  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

Advantages of Plastic Multiflex Chains

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

Installation and Maintenance of Plastic Multiflex Chains

Plastic Multiflex Chains and Sprockets

We also provide sprockets that are compatible with plastic multiflex chains. Sprockets are an essential component of the chain-driven systems, and they work in tandem with the plastic chains to facilitate smooth and efficient material handling. Proper selection and design of sprockets are critical for ensuring optimal performance and longevity of the chain-driven systems.

Sprockets for Plastic Multiflex Chains

Other Chain Products

In addition to plastic multiflex chains, we offer other chain products, such as Plastic Chain, Stainless Steel Chain, Agricultural Chains, Leaf Chains, etc. These chains cater to different industrial needs and can be customized to suit specific requirements.

About Shaoxing Chaoli

Shaoxing Chaoli was established in 2006 and is a professional company specializing in power transmission components. We have multiple advanced production and inspection equipment, such as CNC Gear grinding machine, gear measuring machine, cnc gear shaper, machine center, CMMS, Torque test system, etc. Our company is certified by international authorities, and we offer customized products and services to meet customer needs. We pride ourselves on our professional production equipment, excellent after-sales service, and our ability to offer cost-effective solutions to our clients. Shaoxing Chaoli welcomes customers to inquire or customize products.

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