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Automatic Chain Transfer Device (ACT)

This unit is an integral part of a Power Live Roller (PLR), Power Accumulating Roller Conveyor (PARC), or “Power-Adaptable” Non-Power Conveyor.



Reversing Transfer Device which utilizes 50# Roller Chains which are elevated between load carrying rollers to transfer product “off” or “onto” the conveyor and can operate in both directions to service the right- or left-hand side of the conveyor.


Chain Bars Cold Rolled, Oil impregnated Steel support bar with 3/16” Captive Side Plates and 2-3⁄4” dia. Idler Sprockets on each end. All Bars have individual vertical adjustment. Sideframe 5” x 6.7# Structural Channel with 1⁄4” x 2-1⁄2” “Drop-In” Roller Support Bar.
  • Utilizes Standard Roller Spacing, 3” Roller Spacing on all rollers.
  • (Optional) Structural Angle Sideframes are available to reduce the gap between the Transfer Conveyor and the Chain Bar.
Drive & Idler Shafts Two 1 1⁄4 dia. Shafts run the full length of the device and are mounted in precision pillow block bearings. Both Shafts have adjustment screws for individual Tensioning of the Chains Bars. Lift Assembly Includes Four 6” dia. Air Mounts (8’ long units have eight Mounts). Plumbing for the Lift is 3/8” factory installed poly-flo. Drive 1 HP totally enclosed industrial rated 1750 R.P.M. gear motot with reversing capability. Drive Package located within and under the device. Speed 45, 60 F.P.M available.


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Data Table

Standard Lengths and Number of Chain Bars Available 
Length # Bars 
Standard Widths Available 
BF 60” 72” 84” 96” 108” 
OAW 63-1/2” 75-1/2” 87-1/2” 99-1/2” 111-1/2” 


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