Multi-legged bridles—with two, three or four straight legs—are offered with plain eyes, thimble eyes, open or closed sockets, shackles and turnbuckles. If required, rings or carbon pear links can be supplied rather than the oblong-shaped links.
All wire rope diameters in inches. All capacities in tons of 2,000 lbs. All eye and fitting dimensions in inches.
* Rated Capacities Basket Hitch based on D/d ratio of 25. Rated Capacities based on pin diameter no larger than natural eye width or less than the nominal sling diameter.
Rated Capacities based on design factor of 5.
Sling angles less than 30° shall not be used.
** Working Load Limit.
Rated Capacity for two-legged bridles, whether used as chokers or with hooks or other end fixtures, is affected by rigging angles, the same as straight slings in basket hitches.
Note: Reduction in rated capacity as legs spread to wider lifting connections.