CEN - EN 13889
Forged steel shackles for general lifting purposes - Dee shackles and bow shackles - Grade 6 - Safety
|Publication Date:||1 June 2003|
|ICS Code (Accessories for lifting equipment):||53.020.30|
This European Standard specifies requirements for forged steel Dee and bow shackles of grade 6 for general lifting purposes in a range of working load limits 0,5 t to 25 t maximum.
This standard applies only to those shackles with threaded pins.
Annex A gives information on the safe use of shackles, annex B gives information on types of pins, and annex C gives an example of a designation system for forged steel shackles.
The hazards covered are identified in clause 4.