Here is a original and useable one inch pitch block chain of the Elliott Self Oiling pattern. It will need oiling and freeing up of some links but nothing to be concerned about for installation on a rideable bicycle. It was used on Elliott Hickory and Columbia Cushion Tire and Pneumatic Tire...
Just found these sections of original Block Chain in rusty shape but good to complete an unrestored original display bike or wall hanger. Could be loosened up by soaking in penetrating oil and using some elbow grease. One inch pitch, laminated blocks made up of 6 laminates each , blocks profile...
1" pitch "skip tooth", standard 3/16" width, with the super cool diamond shaped cut-outs! This is the block chain everybody wants. Don't be lame and let your friend buy this.. then THEY would be the cool kid in town and not you! It has some surface rust in areas, but I didn't want to clean it...
1/4" Block Chain from the Indianapolis Chain & Stamping Co., which was purchased and renamed the more familiar Diamond Chain Co. in 1905. Very nice condition, ready to install and ride away. 53 links; master link with screw; stamped INDPLS on link next to master. $160/shipped, payment via...
This is an update of a post I did a few years ago.
About me: I have been a member of The Wheelmen Antique Bicycle Club for many years.
I have sold many NOS 1" PITCH BLOCK CHAINS to antique bicycle collectors and riders to get their bicycles completed and back on the road again.
Moves very well. In original condition and has not been cleaned. Master link works very smoothly. One pin seems to have been replaced. 3/16ths width
51 link - 52 1/2 inches long
130 shipped from Wisconsin
Beautiful, slinky, cleaner than most, TOC block chain It is 54 link including the master that fastens with a screw.
Very sturdy, no sideways play.
$85 shipped to anywhere in the lower 48 states only.
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Beautiful 1/4" block chain from the late 1800s. With a good cleaning this would be like new. It is in perfect hardly used condition and very slinky. All links are free and tight side to side. Super nice chain and heavy duty. Comes with 2 extra links marked "STEARNS"
50 links including master...
Some very hard to find block chain 5 /16 for your very early bike. What I have is a piece 35 inches long and another13 inches long . no connector link.This wide of Block chain is hard to come by. $ 85.00 shipped US or Canada
Made by the Indianapolis Chain Company, it has the abbreviation for Indianapolis on one of the links.
Here's a bit of history ;
This Chain is in NH