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3/8-16 X 1-1/2 u-bolt zyn -v- #260 wire rope clip

Discussion in 'Western Plows Discussion' started by kingriver, Feb 19, 2011.

  1. kingriver

    kingriver Senior Member
    from alaska
    Messages: 216

    Just wondering since I cant get replacement parts until next tues because of the holiday - i am replacing part # 90496 temporarily with (wire rope u-bolts) - #260 3/8" wire rope clip. just wondering about strength -- might have to plow all day with them - possibly - no one in town is open that might even carry zinc U-BOLT .... just asking to see if anyone else has tried this to get by.

  2. twinman326

    twinman326 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,683

    Are you talking about the the "U" bolt that hold the chain chain?

    I would go to a hardware store and pick one up there...
  3. kingriver

    kingriver Senior Member
    from alaska
    Messages: 216

    u bolt ????

    ok thats what I thought also..
    wonder what the actual strength is of the original u bolt
    verses the 260 wire rope saddle u bolt ???