Fit the Chain to the Job
Understanding the many job-related variables that can affect chain life will help you choose the ICS® diamond chain that best matches your application. This knowledge, combined with accurate performance expectations, is key to employing the unique abilities of Diamond Chain Technology® profitably.
Estimated Chain Life
Chain life is sometimes measured in inch-feet and can vary widely depending on the type of chain employed and the many variables related to the job. Depending on the type you select, the right ICS® diamond chain used under optimum conditions by a trained operator should deliver the performance shown in the charts below. For comparison purposes only. Do not use to bid jobs.
Chain wear is normal, but excessive wear can result from factors that usually can be corrected. Examining the chain can help pinpoint the source of trouble.
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