Wire Rope Versus Chain: the Differences

Wire Rope Versus Chain: the Differences

Whether you’re in the construction, automotive, or food and beverage industry, there’s a very high chance that heavy lifting will be required at some point. Specifically, there are two different ways to hoist heavy loads, the first one being chain ropes and the second being wire rope. To better understand wire rope vs. chain: the differences between the two, continue reading the material provided below.

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Wire Rope Inspection Checklist

Wire Rope Inspection Checklist

In the rigging businesses, there are ample protocols and procedures for cable rigging hardware that are designed to ensure safety. One protocol that is crucial to follow is the inspection of wire ropes. Below, we have provided information on who should inspect the wire ropes, how to inspect them, and when to stop using them. Continue reading for our wire rope inspection checklist.

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