We recommend that you purchase Lifesling's specially made hoisting tackle with the Lifesling2 instead of relying on some existing tackle system on your boat. Having a dedicated tackle system means you will always have it handy in the event of an emergency.
• 3:1 Tackle for Sailboats - with the help of a winch, provides the mechanical advantage to hoist someone out of the water. Kit includes a fiddle block, a single block with carabiner, 65 ft. of 3/8" dacron double braid line and a nylon storage bag
• 5:1 Tackle for Powerboats - This is the easiest and quickest way to get your crewmember back onboard without the use of a winch. Kit includes a double block with carabiner, a triple block with carabiner and a downward-facing cam cleat for securing the line, 100 ft. of 3/8" dacron double braid line, a vinyl storage bag and instructions. Large carabiner snaps allow attachment to Lifesling and vessel