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Cutting Chain Efficiently

Step 1

Decide the length of your original section of chain by either measuring or counting the links of your chain. This piece of chain is 11 links long.

Step 2

String your cut section of chain onto a head pin or piece of wire.

Step 3

String your remaining chain onto the head pin or piece of wire.

Step 4

Line up the links and cut the chain to the same length as the original section of chain.

Step 5

Repeat step 4 for the next piece of chain.

Step 6

Continue until you have the desired number or chain sections needed for your piece.