Are Titan Marine Chain & Shackles rated?
Yes, all Titan Chain & Shackles are load rated and proof tested to ensure a strong and dependable product.
What is the finish on the Titan Chain & Shackles?
All Titan Chain & Shackles are Hot Dip Galvanized to provide a superior corrosion resistance.
Can I use a 1/2" Grade 43 Chain instead of a 1/2" Grade 30 Chain?
Not necessarily. The dimensions of the chain types differ depending on the specification. Always check with the windlass manufacturer to see what size chain will work with the gypsy.
Why would I use a high strength shackle?
Many boaters feel that the chain, shackle and anchor strengths should be similar in an anchoring system. The Titan High Strength Shackles meet or exceed the strength of the most popular high strength chain – Grade 43 High Test.
What do the various chain colors in your catalog and on your labels mean?
Titan Marine Products utilizes a color coding system to help to easily identify the type of chain in the various packaging options.
How does Titan Chain & Shackles quality compare to domestic made products?
Titan Marine Chain & Shackles are produced to meet or exceed the rigid US Federal Specification – NACM RR-C-271D. In 3rd party tests, Titan Chain & Shackles performed as well or better than the leading domestic manufacturers both in strength and corrosion resistance.
How strong is the Titan Stainless Steel Chain?
Titan Marine Products uses a Grade 60 316L Stainless Steel which makes it very strong and reliable for everyday anchoring use – much stronger than most competitive Stainless Steel Chain.
What size eye splice is available in the Titan Dockline?
Depending on the diameter of the rope, we use 12”, 15” or 18” pre-spliced eye.
What rope options are available in the Titan Docklines?
Titan Docklines feature 3 strand and double braid rope types.
What are the rolls of tape in the Titan Anchor Rode Package?
Titan Marine Products includes 2 rolls of tape to be used for marking the rode at regular intervals, for example, every 25’, to assist with ensuring the proper scope is used when anchoring.
I normally get my anchor rode custom spliced, why would I consider Titan Anchor Rode?
Titan Anchor Rode Packages feature the most popular sizes of chain to rope combinations in a convenient to buy and use package, with a professionally made splice.
Will Stainless Steel rust?
Yes, eventually all metal can eventually rust. With proper care and maintenance you can keep your stainless steel products in great condition for many years.