Safety Chains - Fiberglass RV

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Old 03-25-2009, 08:05 AM   #1
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I have a 13' Scamp and need to replace the safety chains. I might go with the Class 2 Safety Chain, 3,500lb. Capacity, 1/4" Link Size What do you think?

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Class II Safety Chain, 2,000lb. Capacity, 3/16" Link Size
Class II Safety Chain, 3,500lb. Capacity, 1/4" Link Size
Class III Safety Chain, 5,000lb. Capacity, 1/4" Link Size
Class IV Safety Chain, 7,000lb. Capacity 5/16 Link size
Class IV Safety Chain, 10,000,lb. Capacity 3/8 Link size
Class IV Safety Chain, 15,000,lb. Capacity 3/8 Link size

Or should I go with a cable setup?

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Old 03-25-2009, 09:32 AM   #2
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Hi Kevin,

I go always one class up from the gross weight of the tow.

I love the Fiberglass trailer and the horse trailer.

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