A hitch pin clip is a fastener used to prevent a wheel or other rotating part from sliding off the axle upon which it is riding. Can be used as cotter pin substitute. Commonly used with clevis pins and shafts.
- Insertion into a hole depends on the straight leg entering the hole and the curved leg pressing down upon outer diameter of the shaft
- Can be used as cotter pin substitute
- Can be used when connections need to be disassembled
- Secures on the outside of a shaft without the need of drilled holes