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Jimmy Green 13mm DIN766 AQUA4 Grade 40 Calibrated Anchor Chain
Jimmy Green Marine AQUA4 Chain is sourced exclusively from Maggi Catena in Italy.
Maggi Catena manufacture, hot dip galvanise and proof test their AQUA4 chain, all in house, at the Maggi Catena factory in Italy.
There is one main calibration for 13mm chain - DIN766
It is very important to check the size and calibration of your gypsy/chain before you order
If you are unsure we can help you to decide - we will take all reasonable steps to ensure you get the correct chain
Click HERE for more information on Calibration
13mm Aqua 4 DIN766 is generally suitable for yachts over 14 metres, length overall
Displacement : Length ratio
Your cruising intentions
The anticipated anchorage conditions e.g. depth, seabed holding characteristics, the length of fetch and degree of exposure to prevailing winds
The length of chain that will be deployed and any extra scope provided by an anchor warp
The weight and design of anchor
Your anchor rode is only as strong as the weakest link so ensure that all your connectors and shackles are rated to the requisite break load
Every link is tested to the proof load during the manufacturing process ensuring that each weld has been completed successfully
16mm is the maximum pin diameter which will fit comfortably in the end link of 13mm DIN766 chain
Select the largest possible galvanised shackle (or anchor connector) by pin diameter to fit the chain
A copy of the Maggi Catena Test Certificate is available with your order on request
Quality Control and Accountability
Every length of chain is checked and labelled with the manufacturer, the date received and a corresponding batch number when it arrives.
The batch number is then recorded at the point of sale.
Every chain order is therefore traceable and accountable to the manufacturer Test Certificate