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post #6 of Old 09-27-2018
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Re: Simpson Lawrence gypsy not matching chain

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Originally Posted by Minnewaska View Post
Thatís interesting. Canít you explain this more thoroughly? I know G4 is heat treated, which is different, but I wasnít aware of itís lack of applicability. Seems odd, as windlass are designed for it,
and everyone markets it as anchor chain.

Oh, and regarding suitability for anchor chain, G4 is just fine. I think what Capta is referring to is BBB link dimensions and standard windlass gypsies are designed to be compatible whereas G4 will work but isn't specifically designed for fit in a standard gypsy.
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