## What is a chain pitch?

Pitch. Chain pitch is the size of the chain and is defined as the distance between any three consecutive rivets divided by two. Oregon chain is made in several pitches – 1/4″ is the smallest, 3/8″ is the most popular, and 3/4” is the largest.

**What is pitch in roller chain?**

Taking a quick time out for a review of definitions—the pitch of a roller chain is the distance between the center of one pin to the center of the next pin.

**What is pitch in chain drive?**

In terms of conveyor chain, pitch is usually defined as the distance between links, as measured from the center of the roller pin on one link to the center of the roller pin on the next link. Note that some precision link conveyors refer to the pitch as the link size.

### What is chain pitch length?

Chain size is commonly referred to as Pitch. In actuality, chain size is determined by the chain pitch. Pitch refers to the measurement from one roller-pin center to the next roller pin center of a given chain. ANSI (American National Standard Institute) chain pitch is always measured in 1/8” increments.

**What does 90 mean on chainsaw chain?**

90 = 3/8 Low profile pitch .043 gauge or 1.1mm. 91 = 3/8 low profile pitch .050 gauge or 1.3mm. 95 = .325 pitch .050 gauge or 1.3mm.

**How do I know what pitch my chainsaw chain is?**

To determine the pitch (chain size), you’ll need to measure the distance between any three consecutive rivets, then divide the result by 2. The rivets are the small, round pegs/studs that hold the chain segments together. Measure from the first to the third, then divide that number in half to get your chain pitch.

#### What Chainsaw pitch is best?

Experts say the best chainsaw chain for cutting firewood is the Husqvarna High Performance 18 inches, 0.05 gauge, 0.325 pitch chain.

**What is a double pitch roller chain?**

Double Pitch Roller Chain has the same basic construction as Standard Roller Chain, but double pitch means the chain pitch is twice as long, has flat-shaped link plates, and longer attachments.

**What is a C2050 roller chain?**

C2050 Roller Chain is Also Commonly Known As C2050 Double Pitch Roller Chain and C2050 Conveyor Chain. This C2050 Roller Chain fully meets all ANSI Standards and is a durable and dependable product.

## What is the difference between Rs 2060 and Rs 2050 chains?

Chains sized 2060 and larger have greater rigidity than Standard RS Attachment Chains because the link plates are one size thicker (heavy). Due to its light weight, the chain’s inertia is smaller. Slip-fit, spring-clip-type connecting links are provided for Numbers 2040, 2050, and 2060.

**Is the economy plus C2050 roller chain ANSI approved?**

This C2050 Roller Chain fully meets all ANSI Standards and is a durable and dependable product. Economy Plus C2050 double pitch roller chain has a tensile strength of 6,600lbs and is supplied in 10ft boxes including one connecting link, but alternate lengths are available per request.

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