Did 50 chain

What size is a 50 chain?

5/8″

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How strong is 50 chain?

#50 Heavy Duty Roller Chain

Inner Plate Depth 0.594 Inch
Plate Thickness 0.095 Inch
Average Tensile Strength 6600 lb
Material Carbon Steel
Weight Per Foot 0.838 lbs

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What is a 520 chain?

The smallest chain in general motorcycle use is the 520 ? the internal width between plates is also based on 1/8 inch. So the ?20? refers to 2 x 1/8 inch = 1/4 (6.35mm). The total width of the chain can range from 20mm to 21.5 mm. These chains are generally found on mid-range motorcycles.

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Where are DID chains made?

Kaga, Ishikawa prefecture, Japan

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What pitch is 50 roller chain?

More specifically #50 roller chain has a 5/8″ (0.625″) pitch and is the fifth largest-sized roller chain in the ANSI lineup. Interestingly enough, you can always determine the pitch value of an ANSI chain by dividing the first number in the chain size by 8, five divided by eight = 0.625″.

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What is the difference between 50 and 530 chain?

Nowadays there is little to no difference between 50 and 530 chains, but the difference originated from where 50 chains were used in industrial applications whereas 530 chains were used primarily for transport and vehicles. Therefore 50 chains were traditionally more durable but heavier and more expensive.

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What size chain is best for a go kart?

Go-karts & Mini Bikes with an Engine that produces less than 20 hp power should use one of #35, 40, 41, or 420 roller chains. If the Engine produces more than 20 hp power then a #50 or a #428 roller chain should be used.

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What pitch is 50 chain?

50-1 Roller chain made to ANSI b 29.1 is 5/8? or 15.875 mm pitch.

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What pitch is a 420 chain?

Specifications: Chain No.: 420; Pitch: 1/2″; Roller Width: 1/4″; Roller Diameter: 5/16″; Sprocket Thickness: 0.227″.

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How long will a motorcycle chain last?

If maintained regularly a decent quality motorcycle chain should give you 15,000 to 20,000 miles (24,000 ? 32,000 km) of hassle free riding while high end Gold X or O-ring chains will last 20,000 to 30,000 miles (32,000 ? 48,000 km).

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How often should I lubricate my motorcycle chain?

Your motorcycle’s chain needs to be lubricated every 400-800 miles to keep it at its best. This can vary depending on your bike’s use; road bikes will need the chain cleaning less than off-road bikes.

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Is a tighter chain better?

The chain should be tight enough that it only allows you to move it up and down about half an inch. If there is no slack in the chain then it is too tight. And if there is too much slack then you need to tighten that chain.

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What happens if chain too tight?

With a chain being too tight, that causes tightness and stress on the rear suspension. This can be quite uncomfortable for the rider. The chain itself will also become worn out much more quickly. The stress between each link may become too much and, in extreme cases, may break while you’re out for a ride.

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