We at Stone Creek 3 rivets at each connecting point for extra strength. The rivets are a two piece nickel plated steel, both sides are smooth so they do not cut through the material. All Stone Creek leads are made with solid brass snaps that have a hole in the bottom of the shaft to allow water to drain out to prevent freezing a break the snap. Snaps are connected to the chain with a key ring that has the break strength of 500 lb. This key ring has been used on leads for over 25 years, it’s easier for adding or changing snaps compared to using an S hook like most leads.
We at Stone Creek strive to provided you with long-lasting quality products.