This is our fireplace crane in the 26" arm length size. THIS CRANE IS TO BE USED FOR A FIREPLACE THAT IS ALREADY This crane is to be used to hang kettles on in the fireplace. This 26" size should be used for a fireplace opening of 32" wide to 43" wide. You want the crane to hang out more than 1/2 way across the fireplace. We have two types of brackets available for fireplaces being built and fireplaces already built. This is for the fireplaces already built. We handmake these cranes in our shop in Hanson, Mass. We cut and bend the iron, weld it and bend the end of the arm and paint them . All hand done by our craftsman . They are made to hold heavy kettles. We do have the S Hooks and trammels to use with the crane.