If you're an experienced paddler or guide who takes newer kayakers out on the water, a tow tether is an essential piece of safety equipment. If someone gets hurt or becomes exhausted, this tether will allow you to tow them to safety. Unique card system makes it easy to deploy just the right amount on rope for the situation. 50 ft. rope, float can be attached. The Touring Tow Tether only works with Rescue PFDs that contain an integrated quick-release tow belt. Stainless-steel carabiner resists corrosion, even in marine environments. USA, components imported.