Originally Posted by wesintl
I don't think so. The shear strength of lynch pins depending on size is anywhere from 12-13k to 28K +
True, but remember that pins are rated for double shear yield. It's better than a bolt here, but some being half round do give up cross section. I was just wondering if that was original, it works but seems to me to leave some room for end user error if someone does not replace them with with equivalent.