The Wire Rope Users Manual, Fourth Edition, December 2005, is published by the Wire Rope Technical Board and is the culmination of a joint effort by the domestic wire rope industry. This 160 page manual is a comprehensive and convenient source of reference data covering areas such as wire rope components; identification and construction; handling and installation; operation, inspection and maintenance; and physical properties. The information provided helps establish sound practices in rope selection and application. In addition, the fourth edition includes a section to serve as guidance for the safe use of rope and sling products: Wire Rope and Wire Rope Sling Safety Bulletin and Wire Rope Inspection Form.
This version is on a Flash Drive, which cannot be downloaded or copied. It is read using free ADOBE Reader software.