Complete set E4.42 | Travel: 8-24m | Inner height: 42mm

1 complete set consists of:

energy chain of E4.42 series
+ mounting brackets
+ guide trough with glide bar
+ guide trough without glide bar
+ screwdriver
+ separators
+ strain reliefs

* grey-marked products are optional:
+ real-time condition monitoring with smart plastics - i.Sense EC.W
Product description
E4.42 series energy chains | robust, energy chain with crossbars every link, openable from both sides.
  • Straight run through inner/outer-link design
  • Quiet operation through integrated brake on the radial stop-dogs
  • Very high stability due to the undercut design
  • 15% more tensile strength (compared to the best old E4 series), extended unsupported length through improved stop-dog system and vertical radial stops
  • Optionally with smart plastics - i.Sense EC.W for real-time condition monitoring and service life status display
Further information on E4.42 series

Series E4.42 is suitable for the following types of applications:

Vertical: Hanging applications ≤ 100m, standing applications ≤ 6m
Horizontal: Unsupported applications ≤ 4m, Gliding applications ≤ 300m
Circular movement: Rotating application possible, if necessary, with rework (mechanical rework is always required from 180° angle of rotation)
Technical data

Application Assistance

Dan Thompson

Product Manager


Customer Service:

Monday to Friday from 8 am - 8 pm



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