What is the proper way to fit wire rope grips? Some vessels got observations from the 3rd party inspectors for incorrectly installed grips.

29 Apr '18, 05:26

April 29, 2018, 5:26 a.m.
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Answer:

As can be seen from the image below, when installing a grip it is important:
1. Position U-bolts in such a way when nuts are at the wire rope body side, not the end side.
2. Protect the wire rope end from splitting with wrap

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29 Apr '18, 05:37

April 29, 2018, 5:37 a.m.
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