Breaking strength approx.: 1440kg / 3200 lbs
Rope diameter approx. 6mm, 1/4´´
General Information on EMF Soft Shackles
Advantages of Soft Shackles:
No scratching of deck or mast etc.
Practically no risk of injury on flogging headsails etc.
Always easy to open by hand
Replace metal shackles
Connect sheets to sails
Connect halyards to sails
Attach blocks to fittings
Connect outhaul, downhaul, foot of headsails, backstays etc.
Soft Shackles are not licensed for personal safety use e.g.climbing, lifelines etc.
Breaking Strength does not equal Safe Working Load – allow for sufficiant safety factor.