Chains & Ropes
Lowest cost calving rope option. 7mm polypropylene rope. Single version is 1.1m long with eye splice one end. Two of these should be used for assisting calving. The double version is 1.6m long with eye splices at both ends. Supplied each.
Soft, safe, flat-braid rope made especially for Shoof. Featuring �??stitched flat�?? areas before each eye loop. These create flat �??pads�?? around the ankles of the calf so as to prevent any tissue damage when pulling. Length is 1.8m for each, long enough to go around your back for easier pulling.
Our nickel plated calving chains are of top quality Stone Mfg, USA-manufacture. Tested to over 500kg. Hardened, and nickel-plated for long life. Oval end-loop for easy internal use. Short chain should be used in pair.
These are our best quality chains. The 150cm chain features an intermediate loop-link for greater versatility especially when used with a pulling device. 160kg tested breaking strain.
The Comfort version of our calving strap has special additional hand-grip loops 50cm out from the ring ends. The strap is 2.5m long overall, allowing it to go around the back of the user. When assisting calving, especially when the cow is lying down, the user can use his or her legs, and the hand grips to assist purchase. Made from double-layered 25mm webbing with stainless steel D-rings.