Chains and chain Fittings
CHAINS AND CHAIN FITTINGS
ABSOLUTE LIFTING AND SAFETY ARE YOUR INDUSTRY EXPERTS IN THE SUPPLY, SERVICING, TESTING, TAGGING & CERTIFICATION OF CHAINS & CHAIN FITTINGS.
SELECTING THE CORRECT CHAIN & FITTINGS
Determining the correct lifting equipment is critical when lifting loads. Because the risk of accidents in the workplace is reduced. For example, an incorrect chain or fitting may cause a load to fall, resulting in serious injuries.
FACTORS TO CONSIDER
- Understanding the Application, Industry & Environment.
- Are specialty hooks required like used in applications for rubbish skips, recycling bins, cargo and or shipping containers ?
- Working Load Limits (WLL)
- The size and effective lengths of the chain.
- Is there a requirement for fitting to swivel under load ?
- Are connecting links required ?
- Are spring loaded latches or safety latches required to secure the load ?
- Does the chain application require a thin or large throat opening ?
- Is shortening or revving required without the loss of WLL ?
- Securing Loads
- Coupling and connecting chain
- Terminal end and top fittings
- Construction of Chains, Chain Slings, Wire Rope Assemblies, Hoists and Snatch Blocks.
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