Trace chain

Related to Trace chain: whiffletree

Trace chain

A long-linked chain connecting each harness hame to the Singletree. A pair of trace chains transmitted the pull of the horse to the singletree. (See also Traces.)
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MATERIALS: 18 centimeter trace chain bracelet * Several plastic music note cake decorations * 2 pairs of flat-nose pliers * Regular jump rings (one for each "charm")
My father was walking ahead with the ax over his shoulder and a trace chain draped over the ax helve.
My father laid the trace chain down and leaned on the ax.
There's an 18in curb chain for just pounds 1.75 (normally pounds 2.99), a 24in trace chain for pounds 1.99 (normally pounds 3.99), imitation pearl drop earrings for only pounds 2.25 (normally pounds 4.99) and a 16in pearl strand for pounds 3 (normally pounds 5.99).
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Trace chains clinked against the doubletree as I hooked the plow.
So do the squeaks of a well-oiled leather harness mixed with the rattle of trace chains and the snorts of the horses; the "hee haw" of an old Jack sending out his challenge to the world; the clatter of wagon wheels and the beat of horse hooves as they trot across a wooden plank bridge.