Strong, yet lightweight and versatile shackle made from HMPE(High Modulus Polyethylene fibres). There are many advantages, for example, it has a high tensile strength, does not rust, does not damage decking, rigging, cars, no metallic sound, when mooring for example, and it floats. Replaces steel shackles. Easy to open even after heavy loading. Lightweight shackle, used when mooring, between anchor and line, when towing, lifting or for sailing/rigging.