ANCHOR MARINE

Sailing Dinghies & Smaller Yachts

For those who Do The Fixing & The Sailing

Universal Shackle Key

$ 9.95

Shackle Key for pins and hex bolts

In stock

This shackler is suitable for multiple uses including opening bottles!

 Use it for shackles, hex bolts, jar lids, and other objects requiring tightening or loosening thus preventing accidental disconnections and potential hazards.

Add a lanyard through a handy central cut-out.

Made from Grade 304 stainless steel

Rinse with clean water and dry with a cloth after use in salt water.

This shackle key has a slotted end that fits snugly into the grooves of the shackle pin. By turning the key, you can loosen or tighten the pin, thereby opening or closing the shackle.

Also known as a shackle opener, this specialized tool is used to open and tighten screw pin shackles. These U-shaped metal connectors with threaded pins are commonly found in various applications, including:

  •         Sailing and boating: For attaching rigging, lines, and anchors.
  •         Construction and cargo handling: For lifting and securing heavy loads.
  •         Logging and forestry: For securing chains and cables used in logging operations.
  •         Industrial settings: For various rigging and lifting tasks.