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A brief history of chain

History of chain timeline

Who invented industrial chain? Was it Hans Renold, André Galle, Leonardo da Vinci or perhaps even Imhotep? We look back over the key innovations that laid the foundations for today’s lifting and transmission chain. Chain has been around for thousands of years. The earliest signs of its likely use date …

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Chain for car lifts

Car lifts

Chain for all types of car lift FB Leaf Chain Elevating industries with precision and expertise FB Leaf Chain have been manufacturers for many years producing Leaf chain for various OEM forklift companies. However not only do FB supply the materials handling industry, FB also supply a vast array of …

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What is Tribology and how can lubricant selection improve leaf chain performance?

What is Tribology and how can lubricant selection improve leaf chain performance? Here, we discuss the importance of tribology and lubricant. Traditionally, the lubricant needed for a forklift chain application could be fulfilled by using all-round, off-the-shelf lubricants chosen generally based on experience. Nowadays, demanding environments dictate that the forklift …

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