Tylaska T8 Snap Shackles are perfect for applications requiring immense strength and low weight. They have a breaking strength of 8,000 pounds and weigh only 3.5 ounces in the standard bail configuration. Ideal for the 24 to 36 foot sailboat. The T8 standard and large bail snap shackles are available with a decorative bronze PVD or black oxide finish. The T8 is intended for static load applications only and is NOT approved for lifting applications.