BS EN ISO 3266:2010+A1:2015 Forged steel eyebolts grade 4 for general lifting purposes

BS EN ISO 3266:2010+A1:2015

Forged steel eyebolts grade 4 for general lifting purposes

Status : Current, Under review   Published : May 2011
Conformity to regulation : Designated



What is this standard about?

This is the latest edition of this international standard which relates to specific eyebolts, to be used for general lifting purposes.

Who is this standard for?

  • Suppliers, users, manufacturers and testers of forged steel eyebolts
  • The construction, structural engineering and building industries
  • Manufacturing industries, oil and gas, energy and chemical plants
  • Shipbuilding industry

Why should you use this standard? 

BS EN ISO 3266 specifies the general characteristics, performance and critical dimensions necessary for interchangeability and compatibility with other components, of forged steel eyebolts grade 4, which can be used for axial and inclined loading.

It outlines the dimensions of the eyes of the eyebolts permitting direct connection with shackles of the same working load limit as those defined in BS EN ISO 2415. These dimensions also allow designs with a large eye which can permit direct connection with sling hooks of similar working load limit. 

The standard also covers all hazards and hazardous situations relevant to grade 4 eyebolts and is applicable to eyebolts in use in the temperature range of -20°C to 200°C.

What’s changed since the last update?

  • This is the second edition of BS EN ISO 3266 and replaces the 2010 standard
  • It has been systematically reviewed by experts, who have taken into consideration recent material, technological and industry developments

Standard NumberBS EN ISO 3266:2010+A1:2015
TitleForged steel eyebolts grade 4 for general lifting purposes
StatusCurrent, Under review
Publication Date31 May 2011
Conformity to regulationDesignated
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)ISO 6506-1, ISO/IEC 17025, ISO 148-1, EN 10228-2, EN 10228-1, ISO 7500-1:2004, ISO 6508-1, ISO 148-2, ISO 643, ISO 965-1, ISO 261
Informative References(Provided for Information)2006/42/EC, ISO 12100-1:2003, ISO 14121-1:2007, ISO 9001:2008, ISO 8539:2009, ISO 12100-2:2003, ISO 2415
ReplacesBS 4278:1984
International RelationshipsISO 3266:2010/AMD 1:2015,ISO 3266:2010,EN ISO 3266:2010/A1:2015
Amended ByAmendment, December 2015
Draft Superseded By14/30295111 DC
DescriptorsProof loading, Eyebolts, Maximum load, Heat treatment, Angles (geometry), Loading, Breaking strength, Fitting, Approval testing, Safety measures, Marking, Steels, Lifting tackle, Forgings, Threads, Bolts, Tensile testing, Certificates of conformity, Safe working load, Lifting equipment, Hardness, Charpy impact tests, Occupational safety, Dimensions, Lifting, Hardness measurement
Title in FrenchAnneaux à tige de classe 4 en acier forgé pour applications générales de levage
Title in GermanGeschmiedete Ringschrauben aus Stahl, Güteklasse 4, für allgemeine Hebezwecke
ISBN978 0 580 85374 6
File Size1.103 MB

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