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Adjusting Chains that are too long

A worn tire may have up to 25cm smaller circumferance than a new tire

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The circled areas are the connecting links, where the cut will be made. Cut both sides of the link, removing it.
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This is the chain after the removal of one section. This picture shows  a plug coupler and a slanted gap connecting link on both sides of the chain.  A shackle can be used to do the same thing.
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Lock the plug coupler by hammering in the pin. Using either a shackle or a plug coupler   is a simple and fast way to shorten the chain.

 

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