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Park Tool MLP-1.2 Master Link Pliers
Park Tool MLP-1.2 Master Link Pliers
Park Tool MLP-1.2 Master Link Pliers
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Park Tool MLP-1.2 Master Link Pliers
Park Tool MLP-1.2 Master Link Pliers
Park Tool MLP-1.2 Master Link Pliers

Park Tool
MLP-1.2 Master Link Pliers

Mfg PartNum:MLP-1.2
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Quick and easy master link removal.

Many derailleur chains use a master link that allows the chain to be installed and removed by hand. While this type of master link doesn't require a traditional chain tool, over time, dirt and corrosion can make it difficult to separate by hand.

MLP-1.2 Master Link Pliers make removal and replacement of these master links quick and effortless. Simply insert the specially sized jaws into the master link. Then squeeze the handles top open or pull the handles to close the link. Compatible with all 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12-speed derailleur chains that use a master link.

B-Stock - This product has one or more B-Stock units available. These units can be purchased at a discount (see option select). B-Stock units were returned from other customers and may have missing or damaged packaging materials. These units are otherwise as new. The full manufacturer warranty applies. Click Here for more information.

The product weight specified is an approximate weight based on the manufacturer's specifications (if available) or our measurement of one or two examples. For most products, the weight will typically vary by 5% to 10%.

 

Weight: 150 grams

 

Mfg PartNum: MLP-1.2 

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Right Tool For The Job
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by NoOneYouKnow
Cycling Enthusiast
Tampa, FL

These things are awesome. A tool I never thought I needed. Makes the job of wrestling a chain off & on, literally, No job at all. Well worth the investment!!

Reviewed 6/1/2020
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Right tool for the job!
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by Scott
Cycling Enthusiast
Laconia, NH

If you have a masterlink in your chain, then you need these. So much easier than grabbing the chain with your hands and trying to wiggle the link to release. Keep your hands clean and your chain from getting torqued.

Reviewed 7/24/2017
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These make the removal and installation of chains with quick links a breeze !!
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by avbiker
Daily Commuter
seattle

Simple to use ! great for when you need to thoroughly clean a chain !

Reviewed 6/30/2017
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Master Link pliers
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by Anonymous

Great product! Super easy to use. A real time saver.

Reviewed 1/19/2017
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Park Tool is the Snap On of the cycling industry
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by OttoBozart
Cycling Enthusiast
NJ & FL

Looks good, feels good and works good.

Reviewed 11/19/2020
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Good Pliers
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by Dpgoodman
Vancouver

Solidly built pliers that are required for taking a master link apart.

Reviewed 6/18/2018
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A wonderful tool at a wonderful price.
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by Dale
Cycling Enthusiast
Charleston, WV

I love it as it takes out the master link with ease.

Reviewed 9/28/2017
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Must-have tool
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by MTB & Road Biker
Competitive Racer
So. Cal.

If you have a chain with a removable master link, this tool will make your life much easier!

Reviewed 10/10/2013
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Very convenient to use.
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by Don H.
Cycling Enthusiast

I have started using master links on all of my bikes. It is just so convenient to remove and install the chain for maintaining a clean drive system, especially when traveling. The Park Tool MLP-1.2 makes getting the master link, and therefore the entire chain, on and off so easy, and it is very light weight to travel with. I keep one in my garage kit and another one in my travel kit.

Reviewed 8/1/2022
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Simple to use
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by Cesar4
Maspeth

I thought it be really hard to remove a bike chain and install a new one. I got this thing after watching some videos on how to replace the chain on any bike and how to click it in bike together. Pretty simple and easy to use.

Reviewed 6/20/2022
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So much a no-brainer!
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by CycleRef
Cycling Enthusiast
Oregon

As others have said, I probably wasted way more than $20 worth of time and stress trying to deal with chains without the proper tool. Just get a good tool for this and spend your time worrying about more meaningful issues like how to cut and extra 10-20 grams of weight on your bike... :)

Reviewed 6/3/2022
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Almost Effortless?
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by Powermatic
Cycling Enthusiast
Santa Rosa, CA
1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.

Removing the link is almost effortless. But installing a link requires some serious force. If I were in charge of the design, I'd make the handles a couple inches longer to increase your leverage.

The value is pretty good. Some Park tools are incredibly overpriced but these hit the mark. There are some slightly less expensive pliers available. But I went with Park because I can trust the quality and, well, it matches my other Park stuff.

Reviewed 3/5/2020
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Works as advertised, great Park quality
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by John
Competitive Racer
Viera Florida

This is tool is a must for removing Master links. There are other ways and this tool makes it much easier.

Reviewed 3/6/2022
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Good tool
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by Scott F
Nj

Park tools are always good. This is no exception.

Reviewed 1/31/2022
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VERY easy to use
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by Anonymous
Cycling Enthusiast
Redding ca

VERY easy to use!

Reviewed 10/22/2021
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Park Tool to the rescue again!
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by Steven
Cycling Enthusiast
Raymond,MN

I've started using Kimpex or Shimano master links on all my chains. These pliers are the safest & easiest way to install or remove a master link. Small enough for my seat bag if I need to take it with me.

Reviewed 8/21/2020
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I love that tool.
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Cycling Enthusiast
Cleveland ,OH area
1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.

I always clean my chains off the bike. Pull the dirty one off, put it in the soup for a few days, and put a clean spare on. I had been using a vicegrips to open the master link. The 11 speed chains are way hard to open by hand. The tool takes the fuss out of opening the master link, and doesn't offer the threat of damage .That vicegrips approach seemed prone to damaging things.

Reviewed 4/20/2017
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If you are using or switching over to master link chains you need this
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by Birdfish
Daily Commuter
SF east bay
2 of 3 customers found this review helpful.

I finally woke up to the fact that master link chains have evolved since I was a kid, and are competitive with rivet chains in quality and are much quicker to install, and can be removed and cleaned making them long lasting. It took me a little longer to wake up to the fact that this specialized tool makes the process much, much easier. Don't be like me, if you are using master link chains make your life easier and buy this tool.

Reviewed 4/3/2017
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Easy to use.
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by Bob
Cycling Enthusiast
Cordova TN
1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.

With very little effort I was able to separate the master link with the Park Tool MLP-1.2 Master Link Pliers.

Reviewed 4/5/2017
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Chain removal made easy
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by Anonymous
Cycling Enthusiast
San Diego, CA

Changing my chain was much easier with this tool. I was not able to get the link off without them.

Reviewed 6/26/2020
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