high-test chain

high-test chain

[′hī ‚test ′chān]
(engineering)
Chain made from heat-treatable plain-carbon steel, usually with a carbon content of 0.15-0.20; used for load binding, tie-downs, and other applications where failure would be costly.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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