The following diagrams illustrate the various uses of FB leaf chain.

leaf chain application leaf chain application - machine tools
 Used for reciprocating mechanisms in mechanical handling plants. Use for machine tools including planers, drills, machine heads and machine centres.
leaf chain applications - lifts and hoists leaf chain application - counterweight balances
Use for forklift trucks, lifts and hoists. 2 x movement Use for counterweight balances including jacks, doors and gates,.
leaf chain application  
 Used for straddle carriers or multi-stage fork lift truck masts. 3 x movement.