S shaped hooks were used for many things. Crane hooks were originally used for hanging the stew pot from the crane in the kitchen fireplace. Chandelier hooks were generally used for suspending lighting.
We have found numerous inventive uses for iron S hooks. We hang bird feeders from gutters, wind chimes from trees, and pots from overhead beams. One customer used the largest to hang an antique ladder from the ceiling in her vaulted kitchen and then hung herbs and kitchen utensils with the smaller ones!
Crane S-shaped Hooks are made from 1/4" square iron, with a nice set of twists in the middle. These can be made in any length. Custom hooks take about 2-3 weeks. Stock hooks are shipped within 24 hours.
Chandelier iron S hooks are designed to support a chandelier, but is also handy for many other tasks. In addition, you can link several hooks together. Custom hooks are not a problem, and we keep this 6" length in stock at all times.