Drop forged Schaefer Bow Shackles are "bowed"to offer an increased
body width that provides a large surface contact area for spliced line
and thimbles. These type 316 Stainless Steel shackles are all provided
with a cross hole for safety wire. boats.
Drop Forged Schaefer D Shackles are made from type 316 Stainless Steel.
Each shackle features a threaded pin with a drilled cross pin hole to
accommodate safety wire.
Double threaded shackle pin design from the Scheafer Investment Cast Harlyard Shackle allows
removal of the headboard with only one unthreading, yet prevents the pin
from being accidentally withdrawn.
Unique pin recess hold is cast into one of the jaws, allowing full headboard
clearance when the pin is unthreaded. A second unthreading allows you to
remove the pin entirely.
Schaefer's Long D Shackles offer the same great features
of our forged "D" shackles with extra-long usable lengths to access those
hard to reach fittings on your sailboat.
Schaefer Snap Shackles allow quick release of loads when
pin is pulled. These snap shackles are designed for maximum strength
with smooth, jam free operation. Schaefer's enlarged throat and hing
area handles shear and twisting movements effectively. The smooth shackle
arc prevents jamming against pad eyes or sail grommets to permit easy
attachment and release. Sure-realease action results from a positive
stop plunger pin with shear-proof pulling ring and accurately aligned
deep slot hinged designed.
Stamped from type 304 Stainless Steel, the lightweight Stamped
Scheafer D shackles are provided with a stainless clevis pin and
Schaefer Twist Shackle bodies are forged with a built-in twist that
when mounted on bails or pad eyes, helps align the pin axis in relation
to the matched block being used. Drop forged from type 316 Stainless Steel,
each threaded pin has a cross hole for safety wire.
All Schaefer Stamped Halyard Shackles feature a captive
design to prevent accidental pin loss. Smaller versions are spring loaded
to provide a firm fit to keyway and indents to insure positive engagement.