Phantom Oar Tethers have over 30 years of whitewater experience behind their design. Provides a dependable way to secure your oar to your boat during accidental "pop out." All aluminum release buckle and ring are powder coated for distinctive durability. Webbing is finished with searing to prevent fraying. Fits most composite oars with removable blades. Also available in a Soft Tie model that will fit over solid oars, including SquareTop Oars.