BS EN 12385-6:2004 - Steel wire ropes. Safety. Stranded ropes for mine shafts

BS EN 12385-6:2004

Steel wire ropes. Safety. Stranded ropes for mine shafts

Status : Current, Under review   Published : February 2004



This European Standard specifies the additional materials, manufacturing and testing requirements to those given in Part 1 for stranded ropes (with round and/or shaped strands) and flat ropes for use as hoist ropes, stage ropes and balance ropes in mine-shafts. It shall be used in conjunction with Parts 1 and 2 of this standard. NOTE 1 For the purposes of this standard, stage ropes are considered to be hoist ropes. NOTE 2 This standard may also be used for ropes in other mining applications, e.g. surface mining. The additional hazards covered by this European Standard are identified in clause 4.

Standard NumberBS EN 12385-6:2004
TitleSteel wire ropes. Safety. Stranded ropes for mine shafts
StatusCurrent, Under review
Publication Date26 February 2004
Confirm Date08 November 2019
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
ReplacesBS 302-6:1987
International RelationshipsEN 12385-6:2004
Draft Superseded By02/700319 DC
DescriptorsWire ropes, Breaking load, Mine hoists, Mining equipment, Mine shafts, Tensile strength, Steel-wire ropes, Lifting equipment, Safety measures, Mechanical testing, Strands, Equipment safety, Wires, Weight (mass), Dimensions, Ropes
Title in FrenchCables en acier. Securite. Cables d'extraction a torons pour puits de mines
Title in GermanDrahtseile aus Stahldraht. Sicherheit. Litzenseile fuer Schachtfoerderanlagen des Bergbaus
ISBN0 580 43485 0
File Size509 KB

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