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Taper-Lock Single

Ideal for low-speed power transmission applications. Roller chain drives have the ability to handle high shock loads and deliver dependable performance make them the drive of choice for many applications.

Dodge Taper-Lock sprockets require no expensive or time-consuming re-matching. Their taper-bushing mount automatically compensates for variations in shaft and sprocket machining tolerances. With Dodge Taper-Lock sprockets, there are no protruding flanges or screw-heads to take up valuable shaft space. Their compact design provides for more power-dense packages.


  • No slip transmission
  • Minimal overhung load on shaft bearings
  • Generally used in lower speed ranges (e.g. 1-300 RPM)
  • Low cost - rugged performance
  • Sprockets manufactured to ANSI standards
  • Material is low-carbon steel
  • Hardened teeth are standard on #40 through #160 pitches, up to and including 30 teeth

Common Applications

  • Various types of conveyors
  • Mixers
  • Blenders
  • Feeders
  • Textile machinery
  • Packaging machines