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615c series II elevator chain

Discussion in 'Scrapers' started by deerert295, Jul 5, 2020.

  1. deerert295

    deerert295 Well-Known Member

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    Out of adjustment with carrier roller see Half links in chain but ordered new chain from balantine should I take out half's and adjust or go with new I don't like sloppy chain but maybe lot of life left.Any thoughts anyone
     
  2. Tinkerer

    Tinkerer Senior Member

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    If you plan on keeping the machine a long time get as many hours as you can out of the old chain. Otherwise put the new one on as soon as you get it.
    I know there is a lot of lost time putting worn out chains back on when they jump off.
     
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