Petersen have manufactured tested & certified CE marked stainless steel lifting shackles for many years. Typically these shackles are used in safety critical applications in harsh operating environments. Most applications for a shackle on a yacht are safety critical & the marine environment is one of the toughest.
We are the only stainless steel shackle manufacturer who:
Operate a full traceability quality system to the aircraft industry standard AS9100:C
Design & manufacture with a minimum 6:1 factor of safety
Individually proof-load test all shackles to 2 x WLL
Etch a unique test reference number on each shackle - this also appears on the EN10204 3.1 test certificate
CE mark stainless steel shackles & supply with safe usage instructions