What are taper bored sprockets and where are they used?

Taper bore sprockets have been pre-bored to fit a tapered bushing which will allow the sprocket to be mounted onto the shaft.

The sprocket has metal teeth which mesh with the links of a chain to transmit power and prevent slippage.

Where are taper bore sprockets used?

Taper bore sprockets are commonly found in all areas of industrial machinery where a chain drive is used, as well as on vehicles such as cars, motorcycles and bicycles.

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