Ball Chain Fun Facts
Ball chains, sometimes also call bead chains, were invented by William G Gagnom. He filed his patent application on October 18, 1916. Ball chains are versatile and are used in applications from industrial settings to jewelry depending on size and material. You might know them pulls for lamps and ceiling fans. We think they are perfect fasteners for our safety reflectors because they let the tags dangle nicely form zipper pulls on jackets and backpacks.