The strongest stainless steel shackles in the Wichard range
Forged using High resistance stainless steel
Ideal for attaching deck hardware and for high load rigging lines
Individually stamped with HR for identification
Wichard Advisory: not suitable for mooring applications
Wichard High resistance (HR) shackles are manufactured for the highest onboard load applications.
Wichard High Resistance Shackles do not feature the Wichard unique self-locking indentations.
Wichard publish a break load rating, see below, but do not issue certificates.
Wichard HR shackles are suitable for all onboard applications.
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* Wichard Safe Working Load for Marine Applications
* Wichard Manufacturer Break Load
Wichard Load definitions:
Working Load (WL) = Static load at which the product will still function without excessive friction or wear or without permanent deformation of components.
Breaking Load (BL) = Static load at which a major failure occurs in one or more structural components or at which complete destruction occurs.
- Shackle Type - D Shackle
- Shackle Type - High Resistance