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Catalog Downloads

Fishing Wire Ropes

PDFView DocumentDate of Publication: Feb 2017
Source: Fishing Wire Ropes Catalog (8 pages)

Fishing Wire Ropes (in Spanish)

PDFView DocumentDate of Publication: January 2017
Source: Spanish Fishing Wire Rope Catalog (8 pages)

Steel Wire Ropes for Cranes

PDFView DocumentDate of Publication: 2017
Source: Oliveira Special Wire Ropes (25 pages)

Synthetic Ropes

PDFView DocumentDate of Publication: March 2018
Source: Synthetics Rope Catalog (32 pages)

Hardware (in Portuguese)

PDFView DocumentSource: Hardware Portuguese Catalog (65 pages)

Safety Instructions for Steel Wire Ropes

PDFView DocumentDate of Publication: March 2018
Source: Steel Wire Rope Safety Manual (28 pages)

Swivel Usage

Using an active, in-line, anti-friction swivel with the majority of types and classes of wire ropes is detrimental to their service life and can lead to unpredictable conditions during operation.  This product bulletin provides the basic reasoning behind why swivels aren't recommended for use with wire ropes except for those that exhibit a similar torque characteristic to that of a category 1 rotation-resistant rope.

PDFView DocumentDate of Publication: January 2014
Source: Product Bulletin (2 pages)