Plastic Multiflex Chains for Reliable Vertical Conveyor Systems

Multiflex Chain

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

  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

Multiflex Chains Application

1. Conveyor Systems

Plastic multiflex chains are commonly used in conveyor systems for their ability to efficiently transport products and materials. Their flexibility and strength make them ideal for use in a wide range of conveyor layouts and designs, while their low maintenance and noise reduction properties ensure a reliable and efficient transfer process.

2. Manufacturing and Assembly Lines

Manufacturing and assembly lines require conveyor systems that can handle high volumes of products and materials with minimal downtime. Plastic multiflex chains offer the necessary strength, durability, and flexibility to meet these demands, while also reducing noise levels and lowering maintenance requirements.

3. Distribution and Warehousing

Plastic multiflex chains are commonly used in distribution and warehousing applications, where they are used to transport and sort products and materials. Their versatility and ability to handle a wide range of loads and conveyor configurations make them an ideal solution for these environments.

4. Packaging and Bottling

Plastic multiflex chains are well-suited for packaging and bottling applications, where they are used to transport and sort products during the packaging process. Their flexibility and low maintenance requirements make them an attractive choice for these environments.

5. Material Sorting and Grading

Plastic multiflex chains are commonly used in material sorting and grading applications, where they are used to transport materials through sorting and grading stations. Their flexibility and strength make them an ideal choice for these environments, while their low maintenance requirements ensure reliable operation.

6. Cleanroom Environments

Cleanroom environments require conveyor systems that are free of contaminants and can be easily cleaned. Plastic multiflex chains are well-suited for these applications, as they are easy to clean and maintain, and are resistant to chemical damage.

Plastic Multiflex Chain Maintain

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 Choose the Right Plastic Multiflex Chains

  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

Plastic Multiflex Chain Advantages

Installation and Maintenance


  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

Multiflex Chain

Sprockets for Plastic Multiflex Chains

We offer sprockets that are specifically designed to work with plastic multiflex chains. Sprockets and chains are both critical components of conveyor systems, and it is important to ensure that they are properly matched to ensure reliable and efficient operation. Our sprockets are designed to work seamlessly with our plastic multiflex chains, ensuring smooth and synchronized movement along the conveyor path.


Other Chain Products We Offer

In addition to plastic multiflex chains, we also offer a range of other chain products, including plastic chains, stainless steel chains, agricultural chains, leaf chains, and more. Our chain products are designed and manufactured to the same high standards as our plastic multiflex chains, ensuring reliable and efficient operation in a wide range of applications.

About Shaoxing Chaoli

Shaoxing Chaoli

Shaoxing Chaoli was established in 2006 and is a professional manufacturer of transmission components. We have multiple advanced production and inspection equipment, including CNC gear grinding machines, gear measuring machines, CNC gear shapers, machine centers, CMMS, and torque test systems. Our products are internationally certified and we offer customized services to meet the specific needs of our customers. Our production equipment and after-sales service ensure that our customers receive high-quality products and support. We welcome all customers to inquire about or customize our products.