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Re: Lifting Devices

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So far as I know, an old Navy standard is still good.  Load factor of 3 for
standing rigging & 6 for running rigging.

Fountain E. Conner, P.E.
Gulf Breeze, Fl. 32561

> From: H Boge <HBOGE(--nospam--at)>
> To: Seaint(--nospam--at)
> Subject: Lifting Devices
> Date: Friday, March 30, 2001 10:56 AM
> 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.