Socket Lines

Socket lines made by BLPSocket lines are special fabricated wire rope assemblies with spelter or swaged sockets attached on the ends. Types of sockets include open spelter, closed spelter, open swage, closed swage, mooring, and wedge.

Common uses for socket lines:

Oilfield: derrick mast raising lines

Offshore: towing lines, mooring lines, stinger lines

Cranes: pendant lines, static lines

Our sling catalog makes ordering easy because you can select sling sizes and lengths by dimensions or capacity.  For information and pricing, contact sales@lifting.com.

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Open Spelter SocketsOpen spelter socket

Model # BLP- 600 / 601

  • Forged steel sockets thru 1-1/2", cast alloy steel 1-5/8 thru 4"
  • Heavy gauge stainless steel tag in accordance with ASME B30.9 and API RP2D
  • Proof tested to 2x rated capacity
  • Spelter sockets attached with Crosby WIRELOCK®
  • 6x19 class IWRC EIP bright wire rope supplied standard up to 2"
  • 6x36 Class IWRC EIP bright wire rope supplied standard n 2-1/2" and larger
  • 100% termination efficiency
  • Design factor 5 to 1
  • Available online at www.slings.com

    Open spelter socket

Closed Spelter Sockets

Model #: BLP- 604 / 605

  • Forged steel sockets thru 1-1/2", cast alloy steel 1-5/8 thru 4"
  • Heavy gauge stainless steel tag in accordance with ASME B30.9 and API RP2D
  • Proof tested to 2x rated capacity
  • Spelter sockets attached with Crosby WIRELOCK®
  • 6x19 class IWRC EIP bright wire rope supplied standard up to 2"
  • 6x36 Class IWRC EIP bright wire rope supplied standard n 2-1/2" and larger
  • 100% termination efficiency
  • Design factor 5 to 1
  • Available online at www.slings.com

Open swage socket

Open Swage Sockets

Model #: BLP-500 / 501

  • Open swage socket forged from special bar quality carbon steel, suitable for cold forming
  • Heavy gauge stainless steel tag in accordance with ASME B30.9 and API RP2D
  • Proof tested to 2x rated capacity
  • 6x19 class IWRC EIP bright wire rope supplied standard
  • 100% termination efficiency
  • Design factor 5 to 1
  • Available online at www.slings.com

closed swage socket

Closed Swage Sockets

Model #: BLP- 504 / 505

  • Closed swage socket forged from special bar quality carbon steel, suitable for cold forming
  • Heavy gauge stainless steel tag in accordance with ASME B30.9 and API RP2D
  • Proof tested to 2x rated capacity
  • 6x19 class IWRC EIP bright wire rope supplied standard
  • 100% termination efficiency
  • Design factor 5 to 1
  • Available online at www.slings.com

Mooring socket

Mooring Sockets

Model #: BLP 606 / 607

  • Design of bail allows for easy connection to shackles and other connecting links
  • Heavy gauge stainless steel tag in accordance with ASME B30.9 and API RP2D
  • Proof tested to 2x rated capacity
  • Mooring sockets attached with Crosby WIRELOCK®
  • 6x19 class IWRC EIP bright wire rope supplied standard up to 2"
  • 6x36 Class IWRC EIP bright wire rope supplied standard n 2-1/2" and larger
  • 100% termination efficiency
  • Design factor 5 to 1
  • Available online at www.slings.com

 

Wedge Sockets - Wire Rope assembliesWedge sockets

  • Secures the tail or "dead end" of the wire rope to the wedge
  • Made in USA

 

 


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