Cable handling chain


A cable/hose handling chain comprising: a plurality of hingedly connected chain links 10 each including a pair of separate attachment members 14, with each attachment member 14 of each pair comprising a body formed by a unitary plastic moulding having an upper wall portion 16 connected to a lower wall portion 18 by an end wall portion 19 to define a compartment for the reception of cables or hoses; and the attachment members of each pair being positioned with their respective end wall portions 19 side by side, said end wall portions 19 being provided with cooperating location means comprising laterally extending projections 25 and recesses 26; and fixing means 31 passing through the side by side end wall portions for fixing the attachment members to one another. <IMAGE>




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    GB-2257492-AJanuary 13, 1993Mansign EngCable/hose handling chain
    GB-2257492-BApril 26, 1995Mansign Eng, Mansign Group LimitedCable hose handling chain