Why Working Load Limit is so important?

Bow Shackle

Working Load Limit is the maximum load , a shackle designed to handle under normal working conditions while maintaining a safety factor. Working Load Limit of Emphasize the need for understanding the Working Load Limit (WLL) to ensure safety and prevent accidents. ASME B30.26 rigging hardware requires shackle manufacturers to have identification and/or markings on the […]

Weight Is Not The Sole Criterion Of Rigging Hardware Quality

rigging shackles, turnbuckles, eye bolt

Good quality rigging hardware usually are very heavy, but weight is not the sole criterion of rigging hardware quality. Rigging professionals often prioritize weight capacity when evaluating rigging hardware quality. However, This article explores the idea that rigging quality encompasses more than just weight capacity. Several factors must be considered to ensure the safety and […]