*Strengths are based on minimum D/d ratio of 2.5 between the Bend Diameter and the Base Rope nominal Diameter. Use of Link-It below a D/d ratio of 2.5 is not recommended by Samson. Specifications only apply to Samson manufactured Link-It soft shackles. Samson provides Link-It soft shackles with a durable tag. Please refer to tag for important use information.