BS MA 47:1977 - Code of practice for ships' cargo blocks

BS MA 47:1977

Code of practice for ships' cargo blocks

Status : Confirmed, Current   Published : November 1977



Steel blocks for use with wire rope in ships' cargo derrick rigs. Design, construction and materials, safe working load, proof load, inspection, tests and certification. Recommendations for care and maintenance.

Standard NumberBS MA 47:1977
TitleCode of practice for ships' cargo blocks
StatusConfirmed, Current
Publication Date30 November 1977
Confirm Date01 July 2017
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
Amended ByAMD 3721
DescriptorsDeck equipment, Straps, Headgear sheaves, Proof loading, Maintenance, Water transport engineering, Working stress, Grooves, Pulley blocks, Steels, Supports, Threads, Diameter, Water transport engineering components, Marking, Rope pulley blocks, Loading, Pulleys, Lifting tackle, Factor of safety, Derricks, Wire ropes, Safe working load, Materials handling components, Lubrication
Title in FrenchCode de bonne pratique pour les poulies de charge pour usage à bord des navires
Title in GermanRichtlinie fuer Lastflaschenzuege fuer Schiffe
ISBN0 580 09916 4
File Size551.6 KB

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