LIROS Soft Shackles

Excellent replacement for metal shackles

Ergonomic and lightweight

Comfortable to handle

Kind to the deck and the crew

Each colour is a different size

Smallest to largest: White, Carbon, Red, Blue, Yellow

Check the chart below to match the colour to your strength requirements

£ 12.50 inc VAT

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LIROS XTR Dyneema Soft Shackles are produced in the LIROS factory from LIROS D Pro Article 01505 100% Dyneema SK78

LIROS Soft shackles are ideal for replacing stainless steel shackles to reduce weight and protect the deck and crew from flogging lines and sails.

LIROS Soft Shackles Facts and features:

  • High-strength 12 plait hollowbraid 100% Dyneema® SK78
  • Helpful load rating LIROS identification ribbon
  • 10 x lighter than the equivalent metal shackle
  • Reduces damage to deck
  • Protects the crew from harm
  • Easy and intuitive opening and closing action
  • Self-locking construction under load
  • Easy to undo under load with no tools
  • Multi-purpose rigging accessory - for fastening sheets, halyards and blocks

Available in 5 sizes

LIROS Soft Shackle Specifications
ShackleLIROS articleOriginal Line ØLBL *Loop Length (closed)
White00146-00664mm1000kg65mm
Carbon00146-00905mm1500kg75mm
Red00146-00696mm2500kg110mm
Blue00146-00708mm4000kg120mm
Yellow00146-00719mm6000kg140mm

* LBL = LIROS rated break load
Original Line Ø = this the diameter of the line used to produce the soft shackle
Loop length = the inside length when laid flat (approximately half the circumference of the loop)

These are the LIROS rated break loads for the original line, article 01505 D Pro Dyneema SK78 for reference:

DiameterLBL
4mm1300kg
5mm2600kg
6mm4300kg
8mm5300kg
10mm9000kg
12mm11900kg

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