2018 - Volume #42, Issue #4, Page #28[ Sample Stories From This Issue | List of All Stories In This Issue | Print this story | Read this issue]
Handy Chain Hook-Up Device
I attach the chain hook to the hook on the hoist, and attach the grab hook to the chain securing the load. It fits tightly onto the chain. For example, I recently used the device to lift a riding mower deck into the back of my pickup.
I use the same idea when pulling out brush in the field with my tractor and a log chain. I made two sets of hooks so I can hook up more than one brush puller to the chain at a time. The grab hook keeps the load from shifting on the chain.
The photos show two different ways I made the hooks.
Contact: FARM SHOW Followup, Melvin Thies, 1374 Merritt Rd., Jacksonville, Ill. 62650 (ph 217 245-2372; firstname.lastname@example.org).
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