Steel detachable chain is among the oldest styles chains that remain in use today. Because the early 1900s metal detachable chains have already been implemented in agricultural and commercial applications all over the world. They stemmed from the original cast detachable chain style (patented in 1873) and are manufactured to be light-weight, economical, and durable. USA Roller Chain and Sprockets provides a high-quality type of Steel Detachable Chains (SDC) and steel detachable sprockets. We also have attachments and the simple to use steel detachable chain breaker! Our collection of American standard steel detachable chain is produced from a particular hot-rolled strip steel that is heat-treated for increased strength and a detachable chain china longer wear life. This kind of chain is made for moderate loads and speeds, it is very easy to restoration and install. Something vital that you note when setting up and using steel detachable chain is definitely that the closed end of the tab should become towards the sprocket. We share both painted and non-painted SDC chains therefore when ordering make sure you specify which series you are interested in.