Stronger and slightly larger than nylon plastic eyes. Made of stamped stainless steel. Can be used for backrest and knee strap attachments. Other uses include leash attachment, shock cord and deck lines. Ideal for lager clips and some kayak sailing applications. Stainless steel pad eyes (aka strap eyes) are similar in dimensions to plastic strap eyes with identical hole pattern, 1 and 3/8 of an inch on center. The aperture of the deck loop is 5/8 of an inch. TEN to a package. Best used with machine screws and nuts. (Sea Dog K081102)
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