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Chain Sheave

  • High-quality material
  • Precision engineering
  • Smooth operation
  • Long-lasting durability
  • Wide range of sizes available

Types of Sheave Pulleys

Groove Type

These sheave pulleys have different groove types to accommodate various types of chains.


Sheave pulleys can be made from different materials such as steel, aluminum, or plastic, depending on the application.


Sheave pulleys come in different sizes to fit different chain sizes and load capacities.

Single vs. Double Sheave

Single sheave pulleys have one groove, while double sheave pulleys have two grooves for multiple chains.

Fixed vs. Swivel

Fixed sheave pulleys have a stationary attachment point, while swivel sheave pulleys can rotate.

Specialty Sheaves

There are specialty sheave pulleys designed for specific applications, such as high-speed or heavy-duty operations.

What is a sheave on a pulley

  • A sheave is a pulley wheel with a grooved rim designed to hold a belt, chain, or rope.
  • It is used to change the direction of a force or transmit rotational motion.
  • Sheaves are commonly used in machinery and equipment to control the movement of cables or belts.
  • They can be made from various materials like cast iron, steel, or plastic.
  • Sheaves come in different sizes and configurations to suit different applications.

What are sheaves used for?

  • Transmitting power
  • Changing the direction of force
  • Supporting and guiding ropes or cables
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  • Increasing or decreasing speed and torque
  • Tensioning belts or chains
  • Facilitating smooth and efficient operation of machinery

Process of Sheave Pulley

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The mold for the sheave pulley is designed and created to form the desired shape.


The molten raw material is poured into the mold to create the sheave pulley in the desired shape.

Raw Materials

High-quality materials like steel or aluminum are used to ensure durability and performance.


The sheave pulley is manufactured using precision engineering and quality control measures.


Each sheave pulley undergoes rigorous testing to ensure it meets quality standards and specifications.

Antirust Treatment

The sheave pulley is treated with anti-rust coatings to prolong its lifespan and performance.

Seperate Inspection

Each sheave pulley is individually inspected to guarantee quality and performance.


Finally, the sheave pulley is marked with relevant information for identification and tracking.

How do you adjust sheave pulleys?

  • Loosen the set screws on the sheave
  • Adjust the position of the sheave on the shaft
  • Align the sheave with the other components
  • Tighten the set screws securely
  • Check for proper alignment and tension
  • Test the operation of the sheave pulley
  • Make any necessary adjustments for optimal performance

About HZPT

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HZPT was established in 2006 and is dedicated to producing precision and high-speed transmission components. Based in Hangzhou, we specialize in manufacturing a wide range of precision products tailored to your needs. Before establishing our overseas sales team, we started producing 3D printer accessories, anti-theft screws and nuts, camera mounts, and more. We also offer assembly production services to save time and costs. With a focus on quality, competitive pricing, and excellent service, HZPT has earned a reputation among top clients in Europe and America. Choose HZPT for the best products and services tailored to your requirements.