wire rope blog

WHAT IS WIRE ROPE?

Wire rope is a variation of a cable that is comprised of strands of metal and wire that are twisted into a helix. In most definitions, wire rope refers to cables that are at least 3/8 inches thick.  Historically, wrought iron was used to create the cable, but due to the advents of modern technology, steel is now the preferred material. 

 

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Wire Rope

Wire Rope
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