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General Specification for Wire Rope

Diagram for Part of Wire Rope

Diagram for Part of Wire Rope

Type of Wire Rope Lay

Direction and Type of Wire Rope Lay

Direction and Type of Wire Rope Lay

Strand Wire Rope
Right Hand Regular Lay Left Hand Lay Right Hand Lay
Left Hand Regular Lay Right Hand Lay Left Hand Lay
Right Hand Lang’s Lay Right Hand Lay Right Hand Lay
Left Hand Lang’s Lay Left Hand Lay Left Hand Lay

Type and Abbreviation

Type of Lay Direction of Lay Type of Grease Galvanization Abbreviation
Regular Lay Right Hand Lay Red Grease(Petroleum basis) Ungalvanized O/O
Galvanized G/O
Black Grease(Asphalt basis) Ungalvanized C/O
Galvanized GC/O
Left Hand Lay Red Grease(Petroleum basis) Ungalvanized O/S
Galvanized G/S
Black Grease(Asphalt basis) Ungalvanized C/S
Galvanized GC/S
Alternate Lay Right Hand Lay Red Grease(Petroleum basis) Ungalvanized O/L
Galvanized G/L
Black Grease(Asphalt basis) Ungalvanized C/L
Galvanized GC/L
Left Hand Lay Red Grease(Petroleum basis) Ungalvanized O/LS
Galvanized G/LS
Black Grease(Asphalt basis) Ungalvanized C/LS
Galvanized GC/LS

Type of Strand

Cross Lay

Construction Symbol 6 x 7 6 x 19 6 x 24 6 x 37
Cross Section
Wire composition 1+6 1+6/12 a+9/15 1+6/12/18

※"a" represent fiber core

Parallel Lay

Filler Type1+n+nFi+2n
Construction Symbol 6 x Fi(25) 6 x Fi(29)
Cross Section
Wire composition 1+6+6Fi+12 1+7+7Fi+14
Seale Type1+n+n
Construction Symbol 6 x S(19)
Cross Section
Wire composition 1+9+9
Warrington Type1+n+(n+n)
Construction Symbol 6 x W(19)
Cross Section
Wire composition 1+6+(6+6)
Warrington-Seal Type1+n+(n+n)+2n
Construction Symbol 6 x WS(26) 6 x WS(31) 6 x WS(36) 6 x WS(41)
Cross Section
Wire composition 1+5+(5+5)+10 1+6+(6+6)+12 1+7+(7+7)+14 1+8+(8+8)+16

Multiple Layered Rope

Hercules
Construction Symbol 19 x 7
Cross Section
Wire composition 1 x (1+6)+6 x (1+6)/12 x (1+6)

Type of Breaking Force

Grade Nominal Tensile Strength (N/mm²)
Grade E 1320
Grade G 1470
Grade A 1620
Grade B 1770
Grade T 1910

Tensile Strength shown above represents a nominal wire tensile strength, which required data needed to calculate breaking force of wire rope.

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