SSWRC Hardware Sdn Bhd is a distributor of different sizes and grades of stainless steel connecting link and chain accessories in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia. stainless steel connecting links are a type of stainless steel lifting chain rigging that are used to connect to strings of chain with one or with different sizes together. stainless steel connecting links have higher prices than carbon steel connecting link due to the higher universal price of stainless steel over carbon steel. SSWRC Hardware Sdn Bhd can supply you with stainless steel lifting chain and all chain connections like stainless steel connecting links in Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia and border countries.
Stainless steel connecting links consists of two parts, the body that is in fact two or one parts of round stainless steel shape and the stainless steel latch that opens and closes the loop. Stainless steel connecting links just like all the other stainless steel rigging are available in two grades of stainless steel 304 and 316. Stainless steel connecting link does not require any surface coating and has an innate resistance against humidity due to the highly active metals used in the chemical compound of Stainless steel connecting link in both grades.
Stainless steel connecting links are usually available in inch sizes raising from 1/4 up to 5/8 inch. the mentioned sizes in fact do not refer to the dimensional properties of the stainless steel connecting link but to the size of the stainless steel lifting chain they are connected to. the most practical mechanical property of stainless steel connecting link is WLL (Working load limit) that increases exponentially based on the size and varying from 800 kg from the lowest 1/4 inch size rocketing to 4500 kg for 5/8 inch size. while mechanical properties of stainless steel connecting links are purely dependent on size regardless of the grade, chemical properties of stainless steel connecting links are highly dependent of the grades of 304 and 316. even though both grades of stainless steel 304 and 316 connecting links have equal percentages of Chrome and Nickel in their chemical compound, grade 316 has an extra 2% valuable metallic element known as Mo that is the source of very high Chloride resistance and a significant plummet in magnetic interest. all elaborated advantages, lead to higher requirements in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Singapore and all the world for stainless steel 316 connecting links.