MIL-DTL-18295 Revision F, January 30, 1998
CHAINS AND FITTINGS FOR FLEET MOORING
The mooring chain assembly is intended for mooring seagoing vessels in a moth ball state for up to 15 years as well as other interim uses.
The assembly sizes are 1.75 inches (44 mm), 2 inches (51 mm), 2.25 inches (57 mm), 2.5 inches (64 mm), 2.75 inches (70 mm), 3 inches (76 mm), 3.5 inches (89 mm), and 4 inches (102 mm). The chain, which should be of the stud link type, should be procured in lengths of 90 feet (27.4 m). All components should meet the dimensions and tolerances given in figures 1a through 12.