British Standard Simplex Idler Plate Wheels in Carbon Steel complete with Bearing

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This Range of Idler Plate Wheels have been designed to provide a low cost solution too tensioning any Simple, Duplex or Triplex British Standard Roller Chain Drive Train, as they are supplied complete with a Double Extended Inner Race Ball Bearing so that they can easily be mounted using a length of All Thread or even a Standard Metric bolt.

Design Features include:

  1. Material Carbon Steel C45 E Uni E10083-1 (suitable for Flame or induction Hardening).
  2. Flexibility of Mounting (Via all thread or std. Bolt).
  3. Double Extended Inner Race (So can be easily positioned using a Standard nut both sides).
  4. Inexpensive.

Beside this range of Pitch and Tooth sizes, we can produce many others including Duplex and Triplex Types by reworking any sprocket or plate wheel from any of the following stock ranges:

On and above the above options we also offer an alternative range of automatic roller chain idlers complete with tensioning arms or boxes. Read our Introduction to Roller Chain Sprockets to learn more.

Range of Sizes

Note: We are continuously adding to or Extending our Ranges, hence if you cannot find it listed here, then please contact us via the ENQUIRY link on each page.

For British Standard Roller Chains to BS228-DIN8187-ISO606R

Heat Treatments

  • FLAME HARDEN TEETH – Without Certificate
  • INDUCTION HARDEN TEETH – With Certificate
  • CASE HARDENING – With or Without Certificate

Plating Service

A Full range of add on Plating Finishes is available :-

  • Zinc (Clear & Yellow)
  • Nickel
  • Chemically Black Phosphate
  • Hard Anodising for Aluminium Products!



Beside the Reworking Service the company offers a Full Manufacturing Service that caters for :-

  • Any requirement outside the stock range.
  • Customers own drawing requirement.
  • When a stock sprocket is not suitable.

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Read our Introduction to Roller Chain Sprockets. Including how to identify and how to improve the life of your drive sprockets by uto 50%. Beside this range, there a further Range of Idler plate wheels that are supplied with our New Series of Chain tensioners, for details use the link above to access the page.

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