No Profanity *** No Flaming *** No Advertising *** No Anti Trappers *** No Politics
No Non-Target Catches *** No Links to Anti-trapping Sites *** No Avoiding Profanity Filter


Home~Trap Talk~ADC Forum~Trap Shed~Wilderness Trapping~International Trappers~Fur Handling

Auction Forum~Trapper Tips~Links~Gallery~Basic Sets~Convention Calendar~Chat~ Trap Collecting Forum

Trapper's Humor~Strictly Trapping~Fur Buyers Directory~Mugshots~Fur Sale Directory~Wildcrafting~The Pen and Quill

Trapper's Tales~Words From The Past~Legends~Archives~Kids Forum~Lure Formulators Forum~ Fermenter's Forum


~~~ Dobbins' Products Catalog ~~~


Minnesota Trapline Products
Please support our sponsor for the Trappers Talk Page - Minnesota Trapline Products


Print Thread
Hop To
Question on drags #6627325
09/28/19 07:13 AM
09/28/19 07:13 AM
Joined: Jul 2017
Posts: 72
SW Iowa
D
Dbooth Offline OP
trapper
Dbooth  Offline OP
trapper
D

Joined: Jul 2017
Posts: 72
SW Iowa
Im going to pick up a couple drags to try this yeat. What should i get for chain and how much.

Re: Question on drags [Re: Dbooth] #6627327
09/28/19 07:15 AM
09/28/19 07:15 AM
Joined: Sep 2014
Posts: 105
Wisconsin
B
black and tan Offline
trapper
black and tan  Offline
trapper
B

Joined: Sep 2014
Posts: 105
Wisconsin
#3 10ft lenghts is what I have on mine with a shock spring.

Re: Question on drags [Re: Dbooth] #6627329
09/28/19 07:16 AM
09/28/19 07:16 AM
Joined: Dec 2006
Posts: 19,759
williamsburg ks
D
danny clifton Offline
"Grumpy Old Man"
danny clifton  Offline
"Grumpy Old Man"
D

Joined: Dec 2006
Posts: 19,759
williamsburg ks
I like 10 feet. no less than 8 when im scrounging up pieces and making one with swivels from pieces.

#3 welded links is good. I have quite a few with #2 also. so far no problems.


Those who would give up essential liberty, to purchase a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety. Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)
Re: Question on drags [Re: Dbooth] #6627372
09/28/19 07:46 AM
09/28/19 07:46 AM
Joined: Jul 2017
Posts: 72
SW Iowa
D
Dbooth Offline OP
trapper
Dbooth  Offline OP
trapper
D

Joined: Jul 2017
Posts: 72
SW Iowa
Do i need to do anything to the chain or the drags? Dye and wax?

Re: Question on drags [Re: Dbooth] #6627378
09/28/19 07:58 AM
09/28/19 07:58 AM
Joined: Dec 2006
Posts: 19,759
williamsburg ks
D
danny clifton Offline
"Grumpy Old Man"
danny clifton  Offline
"Grumpy Old Man"
D

Joined: Dec 2006
Posts: 19,759
williamsburg ks
I don't. would protect them from rust if you do


Those who would give up essential liberty, to purchase a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety. Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)
Re: Question on drags [Re: Dbooth] #6627461
09/28/19 09:39 AM
09/28/19 09:39 AM
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 758
West coast of Iowa
I
iaduckhntr Offline
trapper
iaduckhntr  Offline
trapper
I

Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 758
West coast of Iowa
The side chains off of old car or truck tire chains work iffn their not all worn out.
Dennis


Old 8 toes~~ life ITA and NRA member
Life in the fast lane is no place for a tricycle!
Re: Question on drags [Re: iaduckhntr] #6627638
09/28/19 03:25 PM
09/28/19 03:25 PM
Joined: Jul 2017
Posts: 72
SW Iowa
D
Dbooth Offline OP
trapper
Dbooth  Offline OP
trapper
D

Joined: Jul 2017
Posts: 72
SW Iowa
Originally Posted by iaduckhntr
The side chains off of old car or truck tire chains work iffn their not all worn out.
Dennis

Thata good to know. Thanks

Re: Question on drags [Re: Dbooth] #6627639
09/28/19 03:26 PM
09/28/19 03:26 PM
Joined: Jul 2017
Posts: 72
SW Iowa
D
Dbooth Offline OP
trapper
Dbooth  Offline OP
trapper
D

Joined: Jul 2017
Posts: 72
SW Iowa
Originally Posted by iaduckhntr
The side chains off of old car or truck tire chains work iffn their not all worn out.
Dennis

Thata good to know. Thanks

Previous Thread
Index
Next Thread