Sprockets made from Stainless steel
Stainless steel sprockets are normally used with chains, that are also made of steel
Sprockets can of course be made of various materials. Material Stainless steel 304 and 316 are widely used stainless steel types. Stainless steel sprockets are normally used with chains, that are also made of steel. The combination of special nylon sprockets with a stainless steel core is also a possibility. The advantage of this is, that the bore and keyway can tolerate a higher torque than a completely nylon sprocket.