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Give four advantages of chain drive over belt drive.

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Question: 

Give four advantages of chain drive over belt drive.

Answer: 

Advantages of chain drive over belt drive 

a) No slip takes place in chain drive as in belt drive there is slip.

b) Occupy less space as compare to belt drive.

c) High transmission efficiency.

d) More power transmission than belts drive.

e) Operated at adverse temperature and atmospheric conditions.

f) Higher velocity ratio. g) Used for both long as well as short distances

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