BS EN 818-4:1996+A1:2008 - Short link chain for lifting purposes. Safety. Chain slings - Grade 8

BS EN 818-4:1996+A1:2008

Short link chain for lifting purposes. Safety. Chain slings - Grade 8

Status : Current, Under review   Published : April 1997



This European Standard specifies the requirements related to safety, methods of rating and testing of single-, two-, three-, four-leg and endless chain slings assembled by: a) mechanical joining devices; b) welding using short link grade 8 medium tolerance lifting chain conforming to EN 818-2 together with the appropriate range of components of the same grade. The hazards covered by this European Standard are identified in clause 4. Bases for the calculation of working load limits are given in annex B. Annex C gives an example of a designation system for chain slings.

Standard NumberBS EN 818-4:1996+A1:2008
TitleShort link chain for lifting purposes. Safety. Chain slings - Grade 8
StatusCurrent, Under review
Publication Date15 April 1997
Confirm Date10 September 2019
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 818-2, EN 1050, EN 818-1, EN 1677-1:2000/AMD 1, EN 1677-4:2000/AMD 1, EN 1677-2:2000/AMD 1, EN 818-6:2000/AMD 1, ISO 12100-2:2003, ISO 12100-1:2003, EN ISO 12100-1, EN ISO 12100-2, EN 1677-4:2000, EN 1677-1:2000, EN 1677-2:2000
Informative References(Provided for Information)ISO 497, 98/37/EC, 98/79/CE
International RelationshipsEN 818-4:1996+A1:2008
Amended ByAmendment, September 2008
Draft Superseded By06/30145708 DC
DescriptorsMarking, Inspection, Chains, Designations, Proof loading, Mathematical calculations, Welded joints, Hoisting slings, Safety measures, Length, Lifting tackle, Certificates of conformity, Link chains, Grades (quality), Dimensional tolerances, Equipment safety, Labels, Working load limit, Hazards, Certification (approval), Verification
Title in FrenchChaînes de levage à maillons courts. Sécurité. Elingues en chaînes. Classe 8
Title in GermanKurzgliedrige Rundstahlketten für Hebezwecke. Sicherheit. Anschlagketten. Güteklasse 8
ISBN978 0 580 64080 3
File Size1.534 MB

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