The Leaf Chain Manufacturer
FB Chain is the UK arm of the FB Group, owned by Swedish company Addtech AB and is the UK and Ireland’s leading leaf chain manufacturer and supplier.
From its advanced production facility in Letchworth, Hertfordshire, FB Chain manufactures leaf chain, anchor bolts, pins and pulleys for the materials handling industry, often according to clients’ individual requirements. FB Chain is well-known for providing exceptional quality and service and aims to work closely with clients’ design, engineering, procurement and scheduling departments to provide solutions for all their leaf chain needs. FB Chain also frequently supplies entire package solutions for OEM build programmes.
As the only leaf chain manufacturer represented by the BITA (British Industrial Truck Association) and the FLTA (Forklift Truck Association), FB Chain is also a key source of technical information and application assistance for both equipment manufacturers and operators. FB Chain representatives are regularly in attendance at the esteemed BSI Technical Policy Committee meetings and ensure that the company is always at the forefront of the latest chain manufacturing standards, improving the quality and safety of products and procedures for all. FB Chain holds ISO 9001:2000 for the manufacture of chain and associated machined products.
As each FB subsidiary focuses on a particular niche product, the group as a whole is able to offer customers highly specialised chain and associated parts for a wide range of different industries and applications. Customers are able to order their required chain (including leaf chain, conveyor chain, roller chain, sawmill or sharp top chain) from their local FB branch which will then be shipped from the factory where it is produced.
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The FB Professional Chain Wear Gauge is a unique and easy-to-use that has been precision-manufactured for the accurate measurement of chain elongation on imperial pitch chain. The chain wear gauge site provides detailed information as to how to use the gauge and how it compares to traditional methods for measuring chain wear as well as leaf chain and roller chain inspection advice. FB Professional Chain Wear Gauges are available to order directly from the chain wear gauge site.
The FB Group manufactures a comprehensive range of conveyor chain, drop-forged chain, sprockets and conveyor attachments at its advanced production facilities in Scandinavia. The conveyor chain site features technical drawings and details of the dimensions, weight and breaking strength of each conveyor chain as well as the various materials, coatings and manufacturing methods on offer. You will also find a range of conveyor design and maintenance advice.