How to remove a Kenter Lugs Shackle?

The Kenter-type joining link contains three parts plus taper pin and lead plug.

Procedure to remove Kenter Lugs Shackle:

  1. Remove lead pellet by using a punch and a drift.
  2. Remove tapered pin.
  3. The stud can be extracted and then 2 halves of the shackle can be separated.