How to Install Safety Wire on Shackle?

Answer A bending shackle is a shackle used to attach an anchor or mini-crane to a chain cable. Safety wire is a locking device used for keeping fasteners or other parts from loosening or falling off due t... Read More »

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How to Wire a Shackle?

In many land vehicles, shackles are used to connect vehicle leaf springs to the vehicle frame. While shackles are small, you must undergo several steps and make use of many automotive tools before ... Read More »

How to Install Shackle Leaf Springs on a Chevy Truck?

If you have a sagging or broken leaf spring on your older pickup truck, or you just want to beef up your truck's rear suspension in order to haul heavier cargo, you may need to install new leaf spr... Read More »

How to Use Safety Wire Pliers?

Areas of your engine that endure high amounts of stress and vibration, like the transmission, but that have little means available for you to lock the bolts into place, are places where you want to... Read More »

How to Use a Safety Wire Twister?

A safety wire twister, or safety wire pliers, is a tool used to rapidly and consistently twist and secure safety wire. Used in aviation and racing, safety wire secures fasteners to prevent them fro... Read More »