typeufglands1This gland is used for the lifting and manoeuvring of all types of ropes during installation and maintenance, for guide rope tensioning and many other purposes.

The gland casing is fully machined from the solid in steel to EN10025 Grade S355, while the interlocking wedges and two bolt clamps are machined from steel to EN10025 Grade S275. The shackles and pins of high tensile steel to BS 3032: 1958.

All glands are proof load tested to twice the safe working load followed by non-destructive examination.

General Data

Description
 
Maximum Rope Diameters
 
Safe Working Load based on factor of safety of 5:1
 
Approxiamate Weight when assembled
   
mm
in
 
kg
ton
 
kg
lbs
UF70
 
32
1 1/4
 
6096
6
 
48
105
UF71
 
41
1 5/8
 
10160
10
 
57
125
UF72
 
51
2
 
20320
20
 
112
247

Wire Rope Attachments for Mining & General Engineering purposes

 

In North and South America:

Tel: +1-705-897-2828
Fax: +1-705-897-1101

In the United Kingdom:

Tel: + 44 1656 760371
Fax: + 44 1656 760372