Diagonal lashing bar used in conjunction with a turnbuckle. Provides support for container stacks on deck. Resists tensile loads. Secured in the front holes of the corner castings. Different lengths available. The turnbuckle is used to tighten multistep lashing rod to a lashing plate or D ring (resists tension loads). There are also Extension rod, to extend a lashing rod when securing “high cube” containers. To be fitted at the base of a lashing rod and connected to the turnbuckle.