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Old 02-08-2012, 09:48 PM   #132
mischief
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Why do we need master links?
Is there any reason to replace more than one pin? Pushing one pin out will break the chain, attach it to the old one and pull it around then replace the pin. I wouldn't think it would be that hard even if someone had to custom machine new pins

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Originally Posted by Bayner View Post
Dieselboy, I'm looking through specs but I need to also know the width of the chain -the measurement of the thickness of the stack of side plates the pins are holding together. And just to confirm those pins are round, rather than an oblong or noticeably triangular shape, right?

Or if you're bored, you can snoop through here:
http://www.tayloredge.com/reference/...ilentChain.pdf

http://chain-guide.com/toc.html
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