BS 463-2:1970 - Specification for sockets for wire ropes. Metric units
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BS 463-2:1970

Specification for sockets for wire ropes. Metric units

Status : Confirmed, Current   Published : August 1970



Open sockets for steel wire ropes 8 mm to 56 mm diameter. Material, workmanship, heat treatment, testing.

Standard NumberBS 463-2:1970
TitleSpecification for sockets for wire ropes. Metric units
StatusConfirmed, Current
Publication Date31 August 1970
Confirm Date24 May 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
DescriptorsDrop forging, Dimensions, Maximum load, Proof loading, Marking, Steels, Pins (nails), Design calculations, Wire ropes, SI system (metric), Ropes, Galvanizing, Sockets (ropes), Heat treatment, Terminal fittings (ropes)
Title in FrenchDouilles pour cables metalliques. Specification. Unites metriques
Title in GermanDrahtseilhuelsen. Spezifikation. Metrische Einheiten
ISBN0 580 06362 3
File Size431 KB

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