Wire rope users manual aisi free download as pdf file. User instruction manual sayfline wire rope horizontal lifeline this manual is provided as the manufacturers instructions, and should be used as part of an employee training program as required. See all 2 formats and editions hide other formats and editions. The nature of a wire rope is such that there will always be residual energy stored when working with it. Line pulllifting capacity at various rope layers 3. Wire rope type manual hoists uses wire rope or a cable as a tensioning medium. The campbell gx clamp formerly merrill is a versatile clamp used mostly for steel warehousing and benchwork. Three are safety standards and six are performance standards. User instruction manual sayfline wire rope horizontal lifeline. This book is one of the best for a basic user of wire ropes. Relationship of wire, lay and preforming to wire rope. Selfpropelled elevating work platforms by establishing requirements for design, manufacture, maintenance, performance, use and training. In any hoisting operation, there should be no slack in the wire rope when.
Consult the sling manufacturer for specific data or refer to the wrtb wire rope technical board wire rope sling users manual, and. All carry the american national standards institute ansi. Directorate of standards and guidance guidance on safe. Rope users manual, asme or ansi standards, before usage. Do not use a fitting unless it is of the proper shape and size to ensure. Y it is important for all authorized persons and users to refer to the applicable ansi. Check the wire rope size using a caliper or wire rope wear gauge.
Form the view point of wire rope ndt technicians, this books gives a better. Wire rope technical board wrtb, 801 north fairfax street, suite 211, alexandria, va 223141757 ansi agma 2001c95, fundamental rating factors and calculation methods for involute spur and helical gear teeth ansi. Ordering hoist rope quantity, dimensions and stranding while the information on the next three pages may be provided on the existing wire rope tag, it should be noted that the tag information may. Flexible wire rope is formed by using many small diameter wires twisted around a central core. The flash drive can be shared by multiple users, as no password is required. Wire rope users manual paperback january 1, 2005 by wire rope technical board author 5. Includes swivel eye anchorage, selflocking swivel snap hook with impact indicator, and choice of galvanized wire rope. Guidance on wire rope integrity management for vessels in. Our professionals enjoy the opportunities of a global manufacturing and distribution leader as. Rope grabs move easily up and down vertical lifelines yet lock instantly in the event of a free fall. A wire ropes classification includes two numbers such as 6 x 19.
Wire rope removal criteria are based on the use of steel sheaves. Hoist standards awrf associated wire rope fabricators. A fundamental requirement for wire ropes is the achievement of the minimum breaking force that complies with the crane or winch safe working load. Chapter 41 requirements for belowthehook lifting devices, slings, and rigging hardware and accessories. American national standards specification, ansi b30. American wire rope domestic steel wire rope kulkoni, inc. The wire rope sling users manual third edition is published by the wire rope technical board and is the culmination of a joint effort between the domestic wire rope manufacturers and members of the. Some things every user should know about use and care of wire rope. The following information is presented as a basic guide. For a better understanding if wire rope, we highly recommend the wire rope users manual by the wire rope technicalboard. This manufacturers user instruction manual meets the requirements of ansi z359. The wire rope users manual published the wire rope technical board refers to ansi standard b30. It is important for all authorized persons and users to refer to the applicable ansi. The astm a 1023a 1023m is published by the american society for testing and materials and made available by the wire rope technical board through an arrangement with astm.
Download the full wire ropes specifications pdf certex. Osha, ansi, asme and similar government and industrial. Wire rope is often used in slings because of its strength, durability, abrasion. For strandlaid and singlepart slings, 10 randomly distributed broken wires in one rope lay, or 5 broken wires in one strand in one rope lay. For wire rope and strand definitions and terms, see 6.
With nearly 4,000 employees worldwide, wireco worldgroup is a great place for you to build a rewarding career. Inspection manual 05 python high performance wire rope. Guidance on safe sling use occupational safety and. Not more that one third of the diameter of the surface wire shall be worn away. Requirements for belowthehook lifting devices, slings. The manual is not saved to your device or server, but is read and used directly from the flash drive. Compare the size of the wire rope you find to the size listed on the milcert. Like any machine, it needs proper care and maintenance for optimal safety and long service life. Volume i of the wirerope handbook is the first of three concurrently pub. Wire rope is widely used for hoists, haulage, and conveyor applications, where the wire rope supports. Wire rope users manual the wire rope technical board wrtb. All warnings and instructions shall be provided to.
It can be used for vertical, vertical turn or horizontal lifts. This introduces a range of potential safety issues including manual handling and unexpected release. Users must read and understand the user instruction manual provided with the product and be properly trained by their employer prior to use per osha 29 cfr 1910. When ordering a wire rope type hoist, operators and end users should specify the diameeter of the wire.
Usa in the usa, the american society of mechanical engineers asme. Trailing models offer complete handsfree operation. Another singleoperation strand sometimes used in wire rope is known as the. Wire rope type is the second most common manual hoist. Users manual contains wire rope description, physical properties, classification, and utilization data. User instruction manual sealed self retracting lifelines. Union technical support wire rope, slings and wire. Please refer to product labeling for information on specific osha regulations, and ansi. The first number 6, in this example represents the exact number of strands in the rope. Wire rope sling users manual 3rd edition iti bookstore. Type i general purpose wire ropes class 1 6 by 7 class 2 6 by 19 construction 1 6 by 19 2 operations. The wire rope technical board wrtb is an association of engineers from companies that account for more than 90 percent of the wire rope produced in the united states. Sealed self retracting lifelines this manual is intended to meet the manufacturers instructions as required by ansi.856 381 634 1457 832 1271 630 920 442 1558 1144 686 1135 145 1572 581 541 181 109 1142 734 1491 698 1577 1482 1445 506 666 291 618 236 201 680 263 1179 1397 1496 489