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How strong are sail boat soft loops & snap shackles?

We tested a sail boat...or at least how you can connect to a sail boat. David Lienbenberg ( and I tested 2mm, 3mm and 4mm soft pad eyes or soft loops installed in a small piece of fiberglass.

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Edutainment has been a great way to help people understand their gear, and know the true limitations of it.  Watching HOW gear fails is more important than the force itself, as almost all gear is super good enough.  It's more important to share information on how to stay safe than it is to have a paywall.  We hope our stoke is contagious.

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