Rope lock is constructed with a ductile iron body and 9” red plastisol covered steel handle. Assembly includes gray iron jaws. Red plastisol steel ring is provided to keep handle from accidentally unlocking. Rope lock is designed to hold a 50 pound maximum imbalance. Standard for use with 3/4” purchase lines. For other rope diameters, consult factory. Safety Lockout Tag shown can also be installed on the rope lock to fix the handle in the locked position. Rope lock also comes with provision for attachment of a 3/8” x 1-1/2” shackle padlock (not included) through the body and handle of the rope lock preventing unauthorized use of the equipment. Padlock may be installed when handle is in locked or unlocked position.