Welcome to CEMA’s Conveyor Chain & Sprocket Section! This meeting will start promptly at 7:00 am to 8:30 am. The purpose of this meeting is to provide the most current chain and sprocket information available within the industry and represent all types of conveyor chain, i.e roller, drive, engineered, drop forged, plastic, wire belt, etc.
AGENDA (PDF download)
- Call to order
- Attendance and Introductions
- Approval of Minutes of March 15, 2021 (attached)
- Old business
a. Technical Paper Corrosion Resistant Chains: Coated/Plated vs. Stainless, Plastic Chains – Updates
b. Green environmental impact to chain & sprocket life and quality / Lubrication specification and recommendation to chain and sprocket life white paper – Updates
c. Video for Safety, Installation, Maintenance and Best Practices – Update
Tabled until 2021 CEMA Engineering Conference. It was suggested to break it down into smaller sections:
– Types of chains (mill, power trans, drop forged)
– 3D animations
d. Calculating rated working load best practices, AUS and other chain standard calculations – Updates.
5. Election of a Vice-Chair
6. New Business
7. Next Meeting – March 21, 2022, at Rancho Bernardo Inn, San Diego, CA.
Jeremy Fogo, Chair