Releasable textile snap shackle T-smile on hollow braid

A partir de 60.00

Releasable Snap shackle T-smile® on hollow braid with “failsafe system”, rope diameter from 3 to 6 mm  


L T-s3

L T-s5

L T-s6


Available directly on sheet upon request, please contact us 

  • Innovating and Unique
  • 45% Lighter than inox 316L
  • 1.5x Stronger than Inox HR
  • Fatigue strength remarkable
  • Abrasion resistant

Origin and place of manufacture:  France-Brittany.

Price according to size, VAT included, 1 unit


Releasable Snap shackle T-smile® on hollow braid, with fail-safe system, secure lashing and Drop line  intented for boaters and demanding skippers.

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Our  textile snap shackles are manufactured with T-smile piece on performance ropes 


Developed and manufactured in France, PA and Dyneema K78 12 fx coated are materials known for their technical properties and proven performance.


  • The Releasable Snap shackle T-smile® on hollow braid replace advantageously knots, shackles and carabiners. Size from 3 to 6 mm
  • For halyards, sheets and spinnaker
  • Releasable textile carabiner secured in dyneema and polyester
  • Quick and easy to use
  • Light and safe
  • Remarkable working and breaking  loads
  • Design and manufacture in France


Noder :  Action to rig  boat with an adjustable fastening device by Nodus Factory


Advantages :

  • Durable, efficient, ultra-light, innovative mounting, safe, effective, quick.
  • Advantageously replaces knots, shackles and metallic snap shackles.
  • Closing with security sleeve
  • Drop line and  lanyard release included
  • Easy opening with link or covered lanyard
  • Easy release
  • No corrosion


Composition, materials :


Piece T-smile, 100% Polyamide thermoplastics technically of high quality (TTQ), Color Black.

Rope, 100% Dyneema SK78 12 fx, coated- Color Light grey

Elongation < 1%

Temperature performance : 80 °C (100 % BL at 80°C)

Secure lashing: Molded Polyethylene – Black color

Opening line  ® sheath polyester

Drop line  ®


Characteristics : 

  • Safety sleeve in flexible polyethene
  • Remarkable working and breaking  loads
  • For halyards, sheets and  spinnaker
  • Design and manufacture in France


Product name

Ø rope

Dyneema SK78 12fx

BL T-smile**

Breaking load

WLL rope*

Working Load Limit

Length A

Short version

Length  A

Long version







L T-s3

3 mm

960 daN

550 daN

220 mm

350 mm

20 mm

15 mm

8 gr


L T-s5

5 mm

2000 daN

1250 daN

300 mm

550 mm

30 mm

25 mm

24 gr


L T-s6

6 mm

2840 daN

1750 daN

320 mm

650 mm

35 mm

30 mm

34 gr

WLL-Working Load Limit  *BL-Breaking Load T-close

1 daN = 1,019 Kg



  • Respect the WLL according to the type of rope
  • Do not use for human safety
  • Do not use the T-close alone for any other use or adaptation
  • Do not use for standing rigging without notice and verification by a professional rigger.
  • Use appropriate knots® Nodusfactory™ according to your use of devices.


  • Nothing particular, good mechanical properties over a wide temperature range, from −30 to 80 °C depending upon the conditions of stress

Treatment : Rinse in fresh water