caterpillar chain

caterpillar chain

[′kad·ər‚pil·ər ‚chān]
(design engineering)
A short, endless chain on which dogs (grippers) or teeth are arranged to mesh with a conveyor.
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Tenders are invited for Caterpillar Chain, Grab Trolley Guide And Power Curve
External repair of different type & brand heavy automotive equipment including (a) three Caterpillar loaders on rubber wheels 938 H, 593 & 1550 models, (b) Caterpillar loader on rubber wheels 950 F model, (c) bulldozer on Caterpillar chain D 8 R 11059 model, (d) four Case loaders or rubber wheels, (e) Case loader on rubber wheels & (f) another Case loader on rubber wheels.
The company offers mineral sizers, heavy duty apron plate feeders, caterpillar chains and rollers, and sizer stations.