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Putting a master link on a chain can be done in a few simple steps:
Determine the correct size and type of master link for your chain. This will depend on the specific type and size of the chain you are using.
Remove the old chain link that you want to replace with the master link. This can be done using a chain tool or pliers.
Attach one side of the master link to the end of the chain, making sure that the pins are inserted fully into the chain links.
Slide the other side of the master link onto the other end of the chain, again ensuring that the pins are inserted fully.
Use pliers to snap the clip or locking plate into place over the pins on the master link. Make sure the clip is fully seated and engaged.
Check that the master link is securely attached by giving it a tug and inspecting it visually. If everything looks good, your chain should be ready to go.
It's important to note that not all chains can be fitted with a master link and that some types of chains may require special tools or techniques to install a master link. If you are unsure about the process or have any concerns, it's always best to consult a professional or an experienced mechanic.