Chain Ratings for Cars, Light Trucks, SUV's and RV's
Brand Model Type Pattern Class "S" Durability Ease of Install Ease of Removal Snow Traction Ice Traction Off Road Use* ABS & AWD Wheel Scratch Protection
Good    
SCC Radial Chain Cable Ladder Yes
SCC Radial Chain LT Cable Ladder No
SCC Quik Grip PL Steel Link Ladder Yes
SCC Quik Grip RP Reinforced Steel Link Ladder No
SCC Quik Grip LSH Steel Link Ladder No
SCC Quik Grip LRS Reinforced Steel Link Ladder No
SCC Quik Grip WB Steel Link Ladder No
Better    
SCC Super Z Pass Cable Z Yes
SCC Super Z LT Cable Z Yes
SCC Super Z6 Cable Z Yes
SCC Super Z8 Cable Z Yes
Thule CB-12 Alloy Link Diamond Yes
SCC Whitestar Alloy Alloy Link Diamond Yes
Best    
SCC Z-Chain Cable Z Yes
Thule CS-10 Reinforced Alloy Link  Diamond Yes
Thule XG-12 Pro Reinforced Alloy Link Diamond Yes
Superior    
Thule Easy Fit CU-9 Alloy Link Diamond Yes
Thule K-Summit Reinforced Alloy Link Ladder Yes
* Note: Use of chains on maintained gravel or dirt roads free of ruts and debris is considered on-road use.