The crosby D shackle is a flexible tool that can be used for rigging, hoisting, and towing. It has a 5/16" diameter shackle pin and is composed of high-strength steel. The working load limit (WLL) and proof load (PL) of the tool are 9,000 lbs. and 13,500 lbs., respectively. Moreover, it is hot-dip galvanised to prevent corrosion. In tie-down, towing, suspension, or lifting situations where the load is strictly applied in-line, crosby D shackle is typically employed. It can be employed in side-loading situations. This tool is compact in size and easy to use. It is known for rust resistance and robustness.