AS 1666.1 – 2009 Wire Rope Slings Part 1: Product Specification

AS 1666.1 – 2009 Wire Rope Slings Part 1: Product Specification

PREFACE

This Standard was prepared by the Standards Australia Committee ME-025 Lifting Tackle, to supersede AS 1666.1—1995.  The other Standard in this series covering wire-rope slings is AS 1666.2, Wire-rope slings, Part 2: Care and use.

The objective of this Standard is to provide a specification for wire rope slings that ensures safety and fitness for purpose. It is for reference by manufacturers, importers, users and regulators.

This Standard Covers:

  • SCOPE
  • NORMATIVE REFERENCES
  • DEFINITIONS
  • MATERIALS
  • DESIGN AND MANUFACTURE
  • WORKING LOAD LIMIT (WLL)
  • MECHANICAL PROPERTIES
  • MARKING
  • TYPE TESTING OF MECHANICAL PROPERTIES
  • PROOF TEST

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