Domestic - Wire Rope Sling - Eye and Eye - Rope Dia: 1/2 in, Length 15 ft
Information For Model AS17300
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Item: Wire Rope Sling - Domestic - One Leg - Eye and Eye - Capacity: 1.9 to 4.4 tons - Rope Diameter: 1/2 inch - Leg Length: 15 feet
Application: For general purpose material handling, crane rigging, and overhead lifting - Adaptable for vertical hitch, choker hitch, and basket hitch
Description: Wire rope lifting sling with (1) one single rope leg with eyes at either end - Flemish loops with thimbles are formed at each leg end by mechanical splicing - *NOTE: The use of a wire rope lifting sling requires that the cable angles be carefully determined to ensure that the legs are not overloaded
Wire Rope Material: Made from independent wire rope core (IWRC), which offers less stretch and resistance to crushing while maintaining flexibility - Fabricated from extra improved plow steel (EIPS) - Rope with diameter of up to 1 inch has an outer rope formed of 6 strands with 25 wires per strand - Rope with diameter of 1 1/4 inches and above are formed of 6 strands with 37 wires per strand
Quality: Manufactured in the USA - Bears a tag displaying the rated capacity - Meets or exceeds overhead lifting safety standards under ASME B30.9The Difference: Low quality products can cause injury and damage. Look-a-like wire rope slings, often found at lower prices, are also often advertised to conform to the same safety standards, if at all. Be aware that it may refer to safety ratings in effect decades ago. So for example, under the same safety standard a decade ago, a wire rope sling may be rated to 100% without proof load testing while today it may be 300% with proof load testing. Be assured that we only sell the highest quality wire rope lifting slings, and our advertised safety standards conform to the current ASME standards.
Industry Name: Also referred to as a cable sling or bridle lifting sling
Includes: (1) wire rope lifting sling
WARNING: Never exceed rated capacity!