Tag Archives: Sling

Load Testing for Overhead Crane

Prior to operating an overhead crane or a spreader bar OSHA requires a Load Test to be performed. 29 CFR 1910.179 K states it will be at 125% of the rated capacity. Thanks to all involved in loading and unloading … Continue reading

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Rigging Level 1

Congratulations to a great group of guys in Macon, Ga. Always great to get outdoors in beautiful Georgia and do some basic rigging. These guys took it to another level by picking out items from the bone yard. Using the … Continue reading

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How many slings?

This is what I observed as I walk through a truck shop. 1-The question is how many slings can I fit in the hook? 2-How much hook can be used within the sling eyes? 3-Does this really look safe? These … Continue reading

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Service Truck Mobile Crane Operator

Service Truck Operator Qualification
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