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    Best soft shackles made in the USA?

    Brummel vs lock stitching - I went over this on a sailing forum. Basically they said with a brummel lock (if that is what we are referring to) you are not really relying on the strength of the entire rope, rather a few strands that you crisscross. The ends still get buried, but back into itself...
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    Best soft shackles made in the USA?

    yuuup, I ran into that situation when making that grey 5/16. I more or less used the specs I have for 3/16 8" and it came out way smaller. That looks very nice!
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    What size soft shackle do you use/want?

    Ahh, that's a good point, didn't think of that. Thanks for the tips!
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    Best soft shackles made in the USA?

    Thanks! Yup get easier as you make more, and satisfy indeed. I love when people buy/comment on my items. Pushes me to grow. Main reason I bought 5/16, so I can cater to more people. Trying to be 'that soft shackle guy' everyone can go and work with for custom AmSteel-Blue products. :) so far...
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    What size soft shackle do you use/want?

    What size diameter you use and or want the most? The diameter is measured by vernier gauge / ruler pulling shackle taut at 2 points. Guessing mostly 7/16. If you like something larger, post!
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    Best soft shackles made in the USA?

    Thanks! Throughout my creations and feedback from others in the sailing community, some do not like milking the bury to close the eye because over time the milking gets tougher to close from debris/ wear. Mine do not require milking to close, it only needs slight tension to close the loop. The...
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    My first Jeep, a 1983 CJ7!

    Still have my 83 cj7 with the 4.2L D35 front axle, AMC 20 rear axle, T4 transmission mated to the Dana 300 transfer case. Has the nutter bypass so all the unnecessary electronics have been stripped and vacuum hoses capped. Good ol' basic carb/engine operation. Has a manual choke. Has a Holley 2...
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    Best soft shackles made in the USA?

    Hi Everybody, I came across this post just googling and I'd Iike to say that Samson AmSteel-Blue is some strong stuff that has many benefits. It is Dyneema HPME fiber. Samson is the #1 leader in rope for all industries since 1870s. MADE IN USA. YALE Cordage, New England Rope, and Marlow, to...
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