Use the live load factor, of course, but the most important thing to
consider is impact, which can be 75-100% of the static load.
William L. Polhemus, Jr., P.E.
Polhemus Engineering Company
From: H Boge [mailto:HBOGE(--nospam--at)boge-boge.com]
Sent: Friday, March 30, 2001 10:57 AM
Subject: Lifting Devices
An industrial facility is asking us to review their lifting bales, hooks and
other lifting devices.
Please advise where I can find load factors for these types of elements.