Tire Chain Link Styles

There is a large variety of chain link styles available, each with a specific function.  Let’s review some here so you can better understand their differences, strengths, and weaknesses, so you can better choose which will work best on your unit and intended terrain.

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Studded Chains

Studded tire chains have metal studs or spikes protruding from the links.

V-Bar Chains

V-bar tire chains have small V-shaped bars welded to the links.

Twist Link Chains

Twist link tire chains have links that are twisted.

Square Link Chains

Square link style tire chains consist of a series of square-shaped links.