Superior materials and quality manufacturing process ensure BlackStar power transmission products provide peak performance in even the most highly demanding applications.
Our sprockets are made of 1045 steel (not sintered steel) and are induction hardened up to 30 teeth. meaning longer sprocket life. We use grade 35 cast iron (rather than grade 25) for stronger, longer lasting sheaves. Our bushings are made of steel and ductile, providing longer lasting value.
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When a chain clings or binds to a sprocket, this not only can slow down your operation as you look for a solution but can also damage the chain, sprockets, and other parts of your application. With roller chain clinging to sprockets, it’s time to look for a resolution. There are a handful of reasons…