This is the Factor 55 Soft Shackle. We have used this exact same thing at KOH for years! Fast and Safe!
Gator-Jaw™ soft shackles are made from Plasma® rope which is the highest strength synthetic rope available. Gator-Jaw™ shackles won’t rust and are so light they float. Towing applications include: 4×4 off-road, agriculture & mining equipment and various marine uses.
Advantages Over Steel Shackles:
Extremely Strong – 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!
Advantages Using Soft Shackles with FACTOR55 Products:
Large shackle mounting hole corner radius of R.125″
Large radius provides more surface area for less stress on rope fibers during pulls
All Factor 55 products are tumbled and deburred for the smoothest surface eliminating rope fiber snags
Used by certified recovery trainers and the ULTRA4 Racing community
The use of a soft shackle provides a SEMI-CLOSED system
Common 3/4″ Screw Pin Anchor Bow Shackle: 2 lbs 2 oz