Flat Polyester Webbing Slings are manufactured to BS EN and have a safety factor of Capacities are colour coded to indicate the WLL. BRITISH STANDARD BS EN – Textile slings — Safety — Part 1: Flat woven webbing slings, made of man-made fibres, for general purpose use The. CEN members are bound to comply with the CEN/CENELEC Internal Regulations which stipulate the conditions for giving this European. Standard the status of.
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ISO see note 1 to 5. NOTE With a rigid load the majority of the weight may be taken by only three, or even two, of the legs, with the remaining legs only serving to balance the load. In response to orders for international standards, it is BSI policy to supply the BSI implementation of those that have been published as British Standards, unless otherwise requested. Page 9 EN Aspects of safe use associated with good practice are given in annex B normative and annex D informative.
Flat woven webbing slings made of man-made fibres for general purpose use BS EN specifies the requirements related to safety, including methods of rating and testing single- two- three- four-leg and endless sewn flat woven webbing slings, with or without fittings, made of polyamide, polyester and polypropylene man-made fibre webbing in the width range of 25 mm to mm inclusive. BSI also holds the copyright, in the LTK, of the publications of the international standardization bodies. BS EN deals with the technical requirements to minimize the hazards listed in clause 4 which can arise during the use of flat woven webbing slings when carried out in accordance with the instructions and specifications given by the manufacturer or authorized representative.
It presents the UK view on standards in Europe and at the international level. The termination of the sling should also be considered i. This may act as a cutting agent and an abrasive causing internal damage to the sling. Users of British Standards should make sure that they possess the latest amendments or editions. Flat woven webbing slings conforming to this European Standard are suitable for use and storage in the following temperature ranges: This website is best viewed with browser version of up to Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 or Firefox 3.
A sling that is unidentified or defective should never be used, but should be referred to a competent person for examination. Reference should also be made to ISO for planning and management of the lifting operation and the adoption of safe systems of working.
Contents of BS EN Cross or longitudinal cuts, cuts or chafe damage to selvedges, cuts to stitching or eyes.
Flat Polyester Webbing Slings to BS EN | Hawk Lifting
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BS EN specifies the requirements related to safety, including methods of rating and testing single- two- three- four-leg and endless een flat woven webbing slings, with or without fittings, made of polyamide, polyester and polypropylene man-made fibre webbing in the width range of 25 mm to mm inclusive.
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A load in the sling or the sling itself should not be dragged over the ground or rough surfaces. Damage to labels should be prevented by keeping them away from the load, the hook and the angle of choke. Slings should never be returned damaged to storage. The flat woven webbing slings covered by this part of EN are intended for general purpose lifting operations, i. The selected slings shall be tested to verify the WLL in accordance with A.
They should never be knotted or twisted. Forged steel lifting hooks with latch, Grade 8. Suitable precautions should therefore be taken to protect persons in the danger zone.
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BS EN 1492-1:2000+A1:2008
Up-to-date lists and bibliographical references concerning such national standards may be obtained on application to the Central Secretariat or to any CEN member. Components for slings – Safety – Part 5: Flat woven webbing slings should not be exposed or eb in direct sunlight or sources of ultra-violet radiation.
Other requirements and other EU Directives may be applicable to the product s falling within the scope of this standard.
A ne label is shown in Figure 3, and Figures 4, 5 and 6 show typical methods of the attachment of labels to the various sling types. Sling s should be arranged so that the point of lift is directly above the centre of gravity and the load is balanced and stable.
Polyester Webbing Slings to BS EN 1492-1
It is incorporated by Royal Charter. A suitably sn test fitting representative of the smallest profile of engagement associated with the particular webbing should therefore be used for the test.
This European Standard shall be given the status of a national standard, either by publication of an identical text or by endorsement, at the latest by Januaryand conflicting national standards shall be withdrawn at the latest by January If any doubt exists as to the fitness for use, or if any of the required markings have been lost or become illegible, the sling should be removed from service for examination by a competent person.
If permission is granted, the terms may include royalty payments or a licensing agreement. Elingues plates en Textile Anschlagmittel – Sicherheit – Teil 1: Forged steel components, Grade 8.
A section of the label shall be enclosed under the stitching which shall also be marked with this information for reference purposes. Annex Z is informative and gives the relationship with EU Directives. This European Standard deals with the technical requirements to minimize the hazards listed in clause 4 which can arise during the use of flat woven webbing slings when carried out in accordance with the instructions and specifications given by the manufacturer or authorized representative.
However, the effects are variable and as the process continues, some loss of strength should be expected.