Plastic Flights

Plastic Flights

Our plastic flights are made of wear-resistant nylon and are flexible. As the chain is carried by the plastic flights, it eliminates the steel-on-steel contact, this will lead to saving energy and a considerable noise reduction. There are various kinds of flights available: Nylon, Nylon with Glassfiber reinforcement, Zytel and FDA-quality.

This product is also commonly referred to as or can be compared to: heat resistant flights, reïnforeced flights, bolded plastic flights. 

* Also available in heat-restistant zytel

** Also available in durable and stiffer fiberglass version

*** Also available in heat-resistant zytel or FDA Quality

Benefits of plastic flights

  • Reduce noice considerably,
  • flexible / bendable under high pressure
  • low frictional resistance, saving up to 20% of the energy,
  • less costly; less wear and tear of the bottom plate and the chain,
  • eliminates the need for guiding and wearing strips,
  • very quickly and easily assembled or replaced.

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Conveyor Chains

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