Tylaska T40 Snap Shackles are designed for massive sailboats or for towing or individual applications. With a breaking strength of 40,000 pounds, this shackle can handle sail loads on the largest of sailboats. They can be opened using either a trigger or lanyard. A lanyard allows for remote operation - ideal for towing applications. The locking pin provides extra security from accidental release.
SB - Standard Bails provide ample room for attaching a line while keeping weight and overall shackle length to a minimum. Ideal for halyards and sheets.
LB - Large Bails provide room for up to three additional shackles or a combination of shackles and lines. Ideal for spinnaker sheets, guys or other multi-line applications.
CB - Clevis Bails do not require splicing and provide moveable attachments to rings, deck fittings, furlers, rolling furlers, etc. Ideal for many uses.
Every unit is pull tested and released under several different load conditions before shipping.