S42F2SS Stainless Steel Chain for Automated Bale Stackers


S42F2SS Stainless Steel Chain is a highly durable and reliable chain specifically designed for automated bale stackers in agricultural applications. This chain is known for its exceptional strength and corrosion resistance, making it ideal for demanding environments.

Chain Specifications

1. Chain Material: Stainless Steel

2. Chain Type: S-Type

3. Chain Pitch: 42mm

4. Chain Width: 50mm

5. Chain Breaking Load: 20,000 lbs


The S42F2SS Stainless Steel Chain finds extensive use in various agricultural applications, including:

  1. Bale stackers for hay and straw
  2. Conveyor systems in grain handling facilities
  3. Feed conveyors in livestock farming
  4. Harvesting equipment for crops

Why Choose S42F2SS Stainless Steel Chain for Automated Bale Stackers

1. Superior Corrosion Resistance: The stainless steel material of the chain ensures excellent corrosion resistance in outdoor and high-moisture environments.

2. High Strength: The chain’s design and construction provide exceptional tensile strength, allowing it to withstand heavy loads and harsh conditions.

3. Extended Service Life: The durable nature of the chain ensures a longer lifespan, reducing the need for frequent replacements and maintenance.

4. Smooth Operation: The chain’s precise manufacturing and design result in smooth and reliable operation, minimizing downtime and improving overall efficiency.

Common Fault Analysis and Solutions

1. Fault: Chain elongation

Solution: Regular lubrication and tension adjustment

2. Fault: Chain jamming

Solution: Proper cleaning, debris removal, and lubrication

3. Fault: Chain wear

Solution: Replacement of worn-out sections or complete chain

4. Fault: Chain corrosion

Solution: Regular cleaning and application of anti-corrosion agents

5. Fault: Chain misalignment

Solution: Proper alignment of sprockets and tension adjustment

6. Fault: Chain fatigue failure

Solution: Regular inspection for signs of fatigue and timely replacement

7. Fault: Chain link breakage

Solution: Replacement of damaged links and regular inspection for weak points

8. Fault: Chain noise

Solution: Proper lubrication and inspection for misaligned or worn-out components

9. Fault: Chain vibration

Solution: Inspection for misalignment or improper tension and adjustment accordingly

10. Fault: Chain stretch

Solution: Regular tension adjustment and inspection for signs of elongation

How to Choose the Right Chain for Your Application

1. Load Capacity: Determine the maximum load the chain needs to withstand.

2. Environmental Conditions: Consider factors such as temperature, moisture, and exposure to chemicals.

3. Chain Speed: Determine the required operating speed of the chain.

4. Alignment and Tension: Ensure proper alignment of sprockets and appropriate tension of the chain.

5. Maintenance Requirements: Consider the ease of maintenance and lubrication needs of the chain.

6. Cost: Evaluate the overall cost-effectiveness of the chain, including initial purchase and maintenance costs.

Stainless Steel Sprockets for Agricultural Chains

The S42F2SS Stainless Steel Chain and stainless steel sprockets are complementary components, forming a reliable and durable system for automated bale stackers. The sprockets are designed to precisely engage with the chain, ensuring smooth and efficient power transmission.

About Our Company and Recommended Stainless Steel Agricultural Chains

Edited by Zqq. Our company is a leading manufacturer of stainless steel chains, specializing in the design, manufacturing, and sales of various chains for industries such as food processing, pharmaceuticals, electronics, appliances, automotive, machinery, metallurgy, and wastewater treatment. Our stainless steel chains are available in various grades, including 304, 310, 321, 316, 410, 420, 431, 630, and 2205, providing excellent resistance to corrosion and wear. We offer customized solutions based on customer requirements. Our products are exported to Europe, America, Southeast Asia, and other regions. We encourage customers to explore our products and contact us for purchases.


Q: Can this stainless steel chain be used in high-temperature environments?

A: Yes, our S42F2SS Stainless Steel Chain is designed to withstand high temperatures up to 800 degrees Celsius.

Q: Is this chain suitable for use in corrosive chemical environments?

A: Absolutely, the stainless steel material of the chain provides excellent resistance to corrosion from various chemicals.

Q: Does this chain require any special maintenance?

A: Regular lubrication and cleaning are recommended to ensure optimal performance and longevity of the chain.

Edited by Zqq