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    chain tensioner replacement

    my McKee econoplow snow blower needs some love. the chain tensioning is done via a flat belt pully and a bolt in a slot for adjustment, very simple and very worn out. should I find another flat belt pulley or replace with an idler sprocket? any advantage or disadvantage to either one? its a...
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    failed locking pin on locking chain grab hook - am i doing it wrong?

    pretty new to chaining anything. For my grade70 chains i dedicated to my tractor's trailer, i bought 'locking' style clevis grab hooks because it makes setup a tiny bit easier (no dropped hooks before i get it snug), plus theoretically in a "bad event" where there was a some momentary slack...