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1. (WO2016054673) SAFETY CHAIN ATTACHMENT

Pub. No.:    WO/2016/054673    International Application No.:    PCT/AU2014/050282
Publication Date: Fri Apr 15 01:59:59 CEST 2016 International Filing Date: Sat Oct 11 01:59:59 CEST 2014
IPC: F16G 15/06
Applicants: BARTLETT TRANSPORT IMPROVEMENTS PTY. LTD.
Inventors: BAKER, Wayne
BARTLETT, Allan
Title: SAFETY CHAIN ATTACHMENT
Abstract:
There is disclosed an attachment for use with a safety chain which comprises a leading link and a following link connected to the leading link, the attachment comprising: a clevis having first and second lateral side sections and an opening between the side sections into which a leading end of the leading link is receivable; and a pin member receivable by the first and second side sections so as to extend across the opening to couple the leading link to the clevis when the leading end is received in the opening, wherein: a portion of the clevis defined between the first and second sections has a configuration complementary to a configuration of the leading end of the leading link; and/or portions of the first and second side sections have configurations complementary to configurations of portions of a leading end of the following link, such that there is a close fit between the clevis and chain when the leading link is coupled to the clevis by the pin member.