The side entry fairlead allows ropes to be hooked in for cleating, yet easily removed. Ideal as a reaching hook. The C217 Mk1 can be fitted with a C814 Keeper, to keep the rope in or out of the teeth – ideal when used under a spar. Using a C818 Tapered Pad allows the C217 Mk1 to mounted at an angle. C217Mk1 is available in two finishes: a silver stove enamel finish for a cost effective, high quality coating or with a hard anodised finish to give a hard wearing surface.