10mm Safety Trailer Chain Set. Size 10mm x 1.5m 5.0T Rating 12 Ton Breaking Load
Grade 70 Transport Chain YC is imported Transport Chain with a yellow chromate finish and is made from heat treated carbon steel.
G70 Transport Chain is for use in load binding, towing and logging. Grade 70 Chain can be used in accordance with Department of Transportation regulations.
The yellow chromate finish offers corrosion protection and allows DOT inspectors to easily determine the grade of chain being used. Do not use for overhead lifting.
The NZTA state the following points which we recommend you read and understand.
For further information regarding Safe Loading Towing please see the link at the bottom of this page.
The safety chain must be of sufficient strength to hold the trailer secure under all conditions of road use.
The coupling must have a manufacturer's rating appropriate for the gross laden weight of the trailer and there must be twin safety chains that cross each other when connected.
On average, seven people a year are killed and 45 seriously injured in crashes involving a light vehicle towing a trailer (the word trailer includes caravans, as well as boat, horse and garden trailers).
Incorrect loading is a factor in around 27 light vehicle crashes a year including one death and five serious injuries.
Please click on this link to be taken to the NZTA website for more information regarding a Guide to Safe Loading Towing