master link notice the open end is pointing to the rear when you are looking at the link as chain goes to the front sprocket, Top chain run.
this is the easy way to remove the master link clip pliers are pushing the open end off or towards the front pops off the pin in the rear and to come off so easy and you will not loose it this way.
see the clip is off the rear pin
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