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Stainless Steel Wire Rope Technical Information

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Technical information on stainless steel wire ropes and the different types of stainless wire ropes.


Swaging Technical Information

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Swaging refers to the installation technique to permanently connect a swage wire terminal to a length of wire rope.


How to assemble swageless terminals

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Swageless compression terminals attach to wire and are assembled by hand. Swageless fittings are a good alternative to swaging.


How to assemble Sta-Lok terminals

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Swageless compression terminals attach to wire and are assembled by hand. Swageless fittings are a good alternative to swaging.


Shackle Testing Information

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Stainless Steel Shackles Tested & Certified To BS EN 10203 3.1b. Our 316 stainless steel shackles can be supplied tested & certified.


Lifting Shackle Technical Information

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High Tensile 17/4 PH Lifting Shackles - Technical Information & Certification.


Safety Shackle Technical Information

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The shackles with E type Safety Pin are manufactured from Stainless Steel EN10088 1.4401/4. Stainless steel E Type shackles should be used in applications where corrosion resistance is of significant importance.


Tufnol Lifting Block - Instructions for safe use

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Tufnol Lifting Block - Instructions for safe use. High quality general purpose lifting blocks. All lifting blocks proof tested and supplied with test batch ID and full certification. CE certified and stamped.


Stainless Steel Turnbuckles - Varieties and uses

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Stainless steel turnbuckles are available in a variety of styles and combinations. Also described as Rigging Screw, Bottle screw or tensioner.


Super Duplex Stainless Steel Technical Information

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Since 1985 there have been tests carried out and recommendations made, that promote the use of super duplex grades of stainless steel for some specific safety critical applications.

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