This hook is commonly used by excavation contractors that are looking to turn their excavator's bucket into a safe lifting point. This hook is a great choice, as it was designed for being welded to mobile equipment and used as a pick point for easy sling attachment. The large weld pad makes installation easy, and each hook ships with full user instructions. The heavy-duty latch interlocks with the tip hook creating a strong connection point for a sling of your choice. Made from forged alloy steel, safety factor of 5:1.