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ScottSwens
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Roller Ghain - Double pitch

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07-02-2013 09:59 AM

I am using the Roller Cain generator to design a chain drive. I wish to use ASME B29.3 Double-Pitch Power Transmission Roller Chain #2050. The generator says the pitch is 1.125.

 

If I look up the same chain from US Tsubaki, they are giving me a pitch of 1.250.

 

Whos is correct?

 

I am using Inventor 2013.

 

thanks

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mrattray
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Re: Roller Ghain - Double pitch

07-02-2013 10:44 AM in reply to: ScottSwens
I use #2050 chain daily. Pitch is 1.250".
In fact, here is my purchase specs out of my ERP system for 2052 chain in case it helps you:
PP-CH-2052-D3-05
BLM CHAIN #2052-D3 @ 5" CENTERS
>Carrier Roller Chain
>Double pitch roller chain with oversize rollers
>D3 attachments on 5" centers
> 1.250" pitch
> Roller dia .750 /19.05mm
> Roller width .375 / 9.525mm
> Pin dia .200 / 5.08mm
> Plate height .594" / 15.0876mm
> Plate thickness 0.079"
> Maxium Allowable loads 970 LBS
> Average Ultimate strength 6,620 LBS
> Tensile strength 6100 LBS
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Re: Roller Ghain - Double pitch

07-02-2013 10:44 AM in reply to: ScottSwens

I would go with the data from the chain supplier that you will be using.

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Re: Roller Ghain - Double pitch

07-02-2013 10:46 AM in reply to: ScottSwens
In fact, I'm curious where they get 1.125 from, because 2040 is 1.0"...
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ScottSwens
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Re: Roller Ghain - Double pitch

07-02-2013 10:47 AM in reply to: mrattray

that makes two of us.

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jletcher
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Re: Roller Again - Double pitch

07-02-2013 11:17 AM in reply to: ScottSwens

That is why I don't use it or content center parts.

 

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dan_inv09
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Re: Roller Again - Double pitch

07-02-2013 11:39 AM in reply to: jletcher

Ditto

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