Chain link Parts FAQ
Q. Are all the Parts & fittings sizes same as the Pipe size it fits over?
Yes. All chain link fence parts and fittings are listed as the sizes of the pipe and tube they fit over.
Q. What are the standard fence pipe and tube sizes?
The Fence industry in different regions refers to the same outside pipe sizes differently. so,
1.315" outside diameter is same as 1-3/8"
1.660" outside diameter is same as 1-5/8"
1.900" outside diameter issame as 1-7/8" in west coast, 2" in other regions of the country
2.375" outside diameter is also 2-3/8" in west coast, 2-1/2" in other regions of the country.
2.875" outside diameter is same as 2-7/8" in west coast, 3" in other regions of the country.
4.000" is known as 4" everywhere
6.625" is also known as 6-5/8".
Q. How do I measure my Post and Gate frame sizes?
See the pipe size chart the diameter of the pipe is measured as center line from to center of the round diameter, see picture with tape measure. The center line that divides the round circumference of the the pipe is called the diameter measure of pipe.