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   Published : May 2011



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
Publication Date31 May 2011
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)ISO 148-1, ISO 148-2, ISO 261, ISO 643, ISO 965-1, ISO 6506-1, ISO 6508-1, ISO 7500-1:2004, ISO/IEC 17025, EN 10228-1, EN 10228-2
Informative References(Provided for Information)ISO 2415, ISO 8539:2009, ISO 9001:2008, ISO 12100-1:2003, ISO 12100-2:2003, ISO 14121-1:2007, 2006/42/EC
ReplacesBS 4278:1984
International RelationshipsEN ISO 3266:2010,ISO 3266:2010
Amended ByAmendment, December 2015. Amends and replaces BS EN ISO 3266:2010.
Draft Superseded By04/30008013 DC14/30295111 DC
DescriptorsEyebolts, Bolts, Lifting tackle, Lifting equipment, Steels, Forgings, Dimensions, Loading, Safe working load, Threads, Charpy impact tests, Heat treatment, Hardness, Hardness measurement, Proof loading, Maximum load, Breaking strength, Angles (geometry), Tensile testing, Approval testing, Marking, Certificates of conformity, Fitting, Lifting, Safety measures, Occupational safety
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 Size1.106 MB

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