Plastic Multiflex Chains for Temperature-Controlled Sterilization 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.


  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 widely used in conveyor systems for the transportation of products and materials in various industries.

2. Manufacturing and Assembly Lines

Manufacturing and assembly lines require a conveyor system that can handle a variety of products and materials with ease. Plastic multiflex chains are ideal for such applications, as they offer flexibility, strength, and low maintenance.

3. Distribution and Warehousing

Plastic multiflex chains are also used in distribution and warehousing to transport products and materials efficiently and reliably.

4. Packaging and Bottling

In the packaging and bottling industry, plastic multiflex chains are used to move products through the production line, including filling, capping, labeling, and packaging.

5. Material Sorting and Grading

Plastic multiflex chains are used in material sorting and grading applications, where products and materials need to be sorted and graded based on specific criteria.

6. Cleanroom Environments

Plastic multiflex chains are used in cleanroom environments, where cleanliness and hygiene are critical. The chains are easy to clean and maintain, ensuring that they meet the high standards required in such environments.

Working Principle

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

  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


  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

Sprockets for Plastic Multiflex Chains

We also offer sprockets that are specifically designed to work with plastic multiflex chains. Sprockets and chains are two essential components that work together to ensure smooth and efficient operation of conveyor systems. Our sprockets are made from high-quality materials and are designed to provide a perfect fit with our plastic multiflex chains.

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, and more. Whatever your chain needs, we have the solution.

About Shaoxing Chaoli

Shaoxing Chaoli was founded 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 customized to meet your specific needs. We offer excellent production equipment, professional after-sales services, and competitive prices. We welcome all customers to inquire about or customize our products.