Chain conveyor is a type of flight conveyor. It consists of a trough in which a continuous driven chain with flights is running.
The flights are scraping the material over the bottom of the casing. The material is moving forward to the discharge point.
Chain size & no. of strands of chain depends upon load on the Conveyor & the length of the Conveyor.
It may be arranged horizontally or inclined with bends to suit customer requirements.
General Chain conveyor use for bulk solid materials such as agricultural materials, grain, salt, coal, ore, sand, boiler ash and many others.