Tech-Info 13: Rope selection from the application‘s point of view
13 Rope selection from the application‘s point of view
Two views have to be matched to select the right rope: the application and the rope point of view! The "universal rope" that is suitable for all applications does not exist. Therefore there are a variety of different rope constructions that best meet the requirements for a given duty. With the following remarks we want to give some practical information to help choosing the right crane rope depending on the application.