drag chain

drag chain

[′drag ‚chān]
(engineering)
A chain dragged along the ground from a motor vehicle chassis to prevent the accumulation of static electricity.
A chain for coupling rail cars.
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Tenders are invited for Non Metallic Drag Chain For Hydraulic Hose.
Offering 3,000-pound capacity per zone, the new DCEZD-62 and DCEZD-63 two- and three-strand drag chain horizontal conveyor models by Hytrol are engineered for medium-duty, zero-pressure accumulation.
Schwenk Zement KG replaced its old drag chain conveyor line with a modern pipe conveyor from Beumer Group.
15m being won from Allseas in the Netherlands for the supply of all hoses and drag chain systems on the prestigious Pieter Schelte the world's largest offshore floating facility.
Other options include high flex cables for use with drag chain and robots.
A new pneumatic conveying system to replace the current drag chain conveyors is to be installed in the next week and is expected to improve both the quality performance and operability of the product end of the Plant.
But it goes further than that--rod storage inside the hull, a retractable drag chain to slow - drift rivers, and "rod stagers," notches where a rod can rest in while you paddle.
Spiroflow Systems, a worldwide leader in bulk materials handling equipment, today announced its acquisition of Dynamet, a Michigan based manufacturer of bulk materials handling equipment with over three decades of experience in the industry, Dynamet designs and manufactures a full range of powder handling equipment including tubular drag chain conveyors, flexible screw conveyors, bulk bag unloaders, manual dump bag stations and pneumatic tilt tables for a variety of industries including food, chemical, pharmaceutical, packaging, and plastics.
The updated machine incorporates a large drag chain in-feed conveyor with pusher attachments (other feed systems are available) along with a pivoted roll with variable speed and pressure.
The TSC 350 16x Checkweigher is a drag chain style scale designed for large quantity weighing in high production packaging lines.
But, in my opinion, the time gap is perhaps still too long for a drag chain in the case of /[?
In this challenging application, the drag chain conveyor moves hot lime at 2100[degrees]F from the No.