shackles are the primary connecting link in all manner of rigging systems, from boats and ships to industrial crane rigging, as they allow different rigging subsets to be connected or disconnected quickly
a bow shackle is an 'o' shaped metal link which is closed by a bolt. similar to an anchor shackle, the rounded design of both shackles allows bow shackles to take loads from many directions without developing a side load.
manufactured from technically advanced micro alloy steel with optimal hardness for strength and ductility
hot dip galvanized or electric galvanized
working load limit is permanently shown on every shackle
max proof load is 2.2 times of the working load limit.
third party testing and certification is available upon request