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NEN-EN 13411-9

Terminations for steel wire ropes - Safety - Part 9: Solid thimbles

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Organization: NEN
Publication Date: 1 December 2019
Status: inactive
Page Count: 22
ICS Code (Clamps and staples): 21.060.70
ICS Code (Accessories for lifting equipment): 53.020.30
scope:

This document specifies the minimum requirements for solid thimbles made of steel or cast iron for terminations of stranded steel wire ropes.

This document is applicable to ferrule-secured terminations with solid thimbles in combination with ferrules according to EN 13411-3, that have an efficiency factor KT of at least 0,9, and to spliced terminations with solid thimbles according to EN 13411-2, that have an efficiency factor KT of at least 0,8, which are used as accessories for steel wire ropes, such as slings or wire rope assemblies, having a lifting, lowering or load-bearing effect in hoisting equipment.

Examples of designs of solid thimbles are given in informative Annex B and C.

Round thimbles are not subject to this document.

This document is applicable to ferrule-secured terminations that are manufactured after the date of publication of this document.

Hazards that are dealt with in this document are listed in Clause 4.

Document History

May 1, 2021
Terminations for steel wire ropes - Safety - Part 9: Solid thimbles
This document specifies the minimum requirements for solid thimbles made of steel or cast iron for terminations of stranded steel wire ropes. This document is applicable to ferrule-secured...
NEN-EN 13411-9
December 1, 2019
Terminations for steel wire ropes - Safety - Part 9: Solid thimbles
This document specifies the minimum requirements for solid thimbles made of steel or cast iron for terminations of stranded steel wire ropes. This document is applicable to ferrule-secured...

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