Gauges, computers, game bags, dive lights, cameras, slates, you name it a diver wants to secure it to their BCD or weight belt. This need is fulfilled by the use of rings and clips. The ISC Stainless Steel Split Ring can meet this need. Ring can be attached to a "D-Ring" of the BCD. The fact that stainless steel has a great resistance to corrosion means that using stainless steel will result in a very long life when compared to other metals. Any hardware made from stainless steel will last many times the normal life of other metals. Even though stainless steel is a bit more expensive to buy, it is usually cheaper in the long run because there are no breakage or replacement costs It's always good to have some extra rings in your Save-A-Dive Kit.