Frequently Asked Questions

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7. Why should I use silent chain?
In power transmission applications silent chain is capable of transmitting loads and speeds that exceed the capability of all other chains and belts. Drives are compact and efficient, operating with little noise or vibration. In conveying applications silent chain provides a durable,heat resistant, non-slip, flat, conveying surface that runs with a nearly constant linear velocity. The range of available sizes is extensive.