To H. Boge,
Crane Manufacturers Association of America Inc. (CMAA) publish
specifications for bridge cranes.
CMAA is an affiliate of
The Material Handling Institute
8720 Red Oak Blvd., Suite 201
Charlotte, NC 28217-3992
Telephone: (704) 522-8644
according to my 1994 edition. You should at least match their
Hope this helps.
H. Daryl Richardson
Fountain Conner wrote:
> 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)boge-boge.com>
> > To: Seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> > 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.