GB Power Transmission , an exclusive distributor of Hitachi brand products, has announced Hitachi Metals Tecno Japan’s new decision to increase their pitch sizes with the stamp “Made in Japan”. Hitachi, leading manufacturers of transmission roller chains, are dedicated in maintaining and continuing its quality products in their state of the art facilities in Japan.
From January 2011, the chain side plates of the roller chains will be carrying the new pitch stamp. Many other brand names use Japanese, US and European brand manufactures in low cost production areas. The “Made in Japan” stamp will make a clear statement to all Hitachi customers of their product’s manufacturing quality origins.
Hitachi has also been improving their high tech production process and quality control of its raw metals and heat treatment processes. Their products now offer 30% increase in maximum allowable load capacity across its transmission drive chain from 1/2" pitch to 3” pitch sizes.
Hitachi brand, exclusively available from GB Power Transmission, are dedicated to improving quality and service life in their transmission roller chains.