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Old 04-18-2013, 09:25 AM
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Originally Posted by wesintl View Post
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.
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