Wichard's Folding pad eye is of drop forged stainless steel to provide maximum strength. It has a bail that folds to the angle of the applied tension load and works for permanent and intermittent attachment. It is great for heavy-duty attachment jobs including attaching spinnaker guy blocks, tweakers, or barberhaulers. It is made from 1/4 in. (6mm) eye stock and is 1 3/8 in. (35mm) wide and 43/64 in. (17mm) high. It has a safe working load of 5,291 pounds (2400kg) and a breaking strength of 9,920 pounds (4500kg). It also comes with a silicon pad to prevent noise and vibration when it is folded down and out of the way. WSC6505 is the backing plate for this item.