Steel detachable chain is among the oldest styles chains that are still in use today. Since the early 1900s metal detachable chains have already been applied in agricultural and commercial applications around the world. They stemmed from the original cast detachable chain design (patented in 1873) and are produced to be light-weight, cost-effective, and durable. USA Roller Chain and Sprockets provides a high-quality type of Metal Detachable Chains (SDC) and steel detachable sprockets. We likewise have detachable chain china attachments and the simple to use metal detachable chain breaker! Our selection of American standard metal detachable chain is manufactured from a special hot-rolled strip steel that’s heat-treated for increased strength and an extended wear life. This kind of chain is created for moderate loads and speeds, it is extremely easy to restoration and install. Something vital that you note when setting up and using steel detachable chain is that the closed end of the tab should become towards the sprocket. We stock both painted and non-painted SDC chains so when ordering please specify which series you are interested in.