Gambrel is made of heavy 3/8" diameter hot roll steel. Pivoting gambrel hooks prevent the deer from dropping to the floor at point of separating the hind quarters. Most one piece gambrels will drop the deer at the separation cut. (IN THE HAIR) Large 1 1/4" diameter eyelet allows for easy hanging. Eyelet will accept most chain hoist hooks. Gambrel hook to hook distance is 24 1/2". Gambrel is powder coated for a long lasting finish. Color is forest green.