Chain breaker

mollymoke
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Chain breaker

Postby mollymoke » Fri Sep 14, 2012 10:35 pm

Hi all,
I've been doing a lot of work with chains and wondered if anyone had seen a bench mounted chainbreaker?
I have destroyed a few reasonable quality 'hand tools' and figured if this keeps happening I should have a heavy duty one!

Or any advice on a good quality one?

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Chris

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Re: Chain breaker

Postby Mulger bill » Fri Sep 14, 2012 10:55 pm

Never heard of bench mount...

Shimano or Park Tool shop tool would be the go or Park make one with a pliers type action
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Re: Chain breaker

Postby funnybike » Sat Sep 15, 2012 10:08 am

I forked out the coin for the big heavy duty Shimano one and never regretted it. 8 years old now and still on the first pin.

Having said that, I now use joiner links so the chain tool only gets used when installing a new chain. Even a cheap one should be up to that task.

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