Its simple style, with open barrel construction, minimizes pin surface connection with chain gearing encounter, thus reducing the likelihood of seizure due to corrosion and the occurrence of materials build in the roots of the sprockets. The chain is quite suited, for that reason, in handling materials with a tendency to pack and corrode. Metal steel pintle chain Pintle chain is suitable a multitude of agricultural and commercial applications. The chain utilises all warmth treated components with riveted pin design.