Gear Retractors, a.k.a. Retractors, Retractable Cords, Gear Keepers, are super handy little items built for use as gear tethers and Made in America. Its a solid polymer housing with a spring, a wheel and a cable that will hold up to the most rugged abuse. You simply "Pull it out" Use It", "Let it go" and it "Retracts Every Time." Retractors are available in a variety of configurations for attaching to Molle systems, a belt or to a d-ring. The corded end can attach in a variety of ways including a stainless split ring or a nylon cable for prevent scratching of certain devices. Cetacea parts are simply "Built Better" and will hold up to years of rugged use.