Chafe Chain 54mm

Chafe chain is a chain at the end of a towing line or Single Point Mooring hawser, normally guided through a chock at the edge of the tanker deck. Chafe Chain is usually for mooring/emergency towing system.

Qingdao Lige Machinery can supply a full range of OCIMF compliant chafe chains, as well as customer bespoke assemblies configured to individual operator specifications.

• Chafe chain A & B in accordance with latest OCIMF 2018 Guidelines, 1st edition

• Chafe chain A & B in accordance with OCIMF 2007 Guidelines, 4th edition

• Chafe chain A, B & C in accordance with OCIMF 1993 Guidelines, 3rd edition

 Kenter shacklesJoining shacklesDelta platesPear link ShacklePanama ChockSmit Bracket, etc.

Typical Chain A/B configuration per OCIMF 2018. Chain is manufactured, tested and inspected in accordance with IACS W22.


Nominal Diameter: 54mm

Grade: 3

Execution: bituminous paint

Total length: about 9-10 meters

Composition: Pear shaped link + End link + Enlarged link + 34Common Links + Enlarged Link + End Link

Proof load: 1590 Kn

Breaking load: 2270Kn