These high quality bow shackles are intended to be used for safe connections between loads. Slinging is facilitated by the greater inside width of the bow shackles. The bow shackles have been manufactured using Grade 6 high tensile steel that has been quenched and tempered. The shackles have also been hot dipped galvanised, and the operating temperature range for these bow shackles extends from -20°C to 200°C. The shackles conform to European standard EN 13889 and satisfies the performance of US Fed Spec RC-C-271 Type IVA class 2, Grade A.
The safe working load for alloy bow shackles starts at 0.33T and goes up to 1500T
Lifting Gear UK’s range of Bow Shackles is extensive, the shackles are available with a green pin as standard, however, a wide body sling saver is available upon request.