New!Stronger Than Steel!Breaking Strength: 32,000 lbs!Gator-Jaw® synthetic shackles are made from Plasma® rope which is the highest strength synthetic rope available. These superior tow rope connectors are stronger than comparable steel shackles. Gator-Jaw® shackles wont rust and are so light they float. Towing applications include: 4x4 off-road, agriculture & mining equipment and various marine uses.Product Video »Advantages Over Steel Shackles:Stronger than steel - 32,000 lb. breaking strength!It floats - no more losing shackles in the water or muck!Flexible - easily wraps around the most difficult pulling points!One piece construction - no pins to fasten!Uses:Off-Road RecoveryMarineFarmingIndustrialMiningHow To Use:Open Gator-Jaw® shackle by loosening and slipping off loop over knotThread through eye of Bubba Rope or strap and through tow pointCheck your vehicles owners manual for proper attachment pointsDo Not attach to bumper, trailer hitch ball or sharp edged tow pointLoop Gator-Jaw® eye back over knot and pull to tightenPull as normal. Gator-Jaw® shackles are designed to take the load without stretchingCARE & MAINTENANCEThe Gator-Jaw® shackle by Bubba Rope can be washed off with water and air dried. While Gator-Jaw® fibers are stronger than steel they are susceptible to wear and cutting. Always inspect shackle before use for excess wear, cutting, or worn and frayed areas.Rope diameter: 7/16"