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Forged CE Stainless Steel Captive Pin Bow Shackles

 

Wichard Forged CE Stainless Steel Captive Pin Bow Shackles

 

Forged CE stainless steel captive pin bow shackle.

Captive pin 'patented'.

Not only are these self-locking, the pin is also connected to the body at all times, even when fully opened. Consequently, there is no more risk of seeing the pin fall in the water, which would make the shackle unusable. These shackles can therefore be fitted completely safety using just one hand.

Hot dropped forged from a single piece of stainless steel, adding strength and consistency of manufacture for total security and reliability. The technical characteristics of every Shackle is closely controlled and tested before, during and after the manufacturing process.

Manufactured from AISI 316 stainless offering excellent corrosion resistance, especially in marine environments.

CE marked in accordance with the Machines Directive 2006/42, these Wichard products can be used as lifting accessories. Each product displays the following information:

  • Working Load Limit (WLL) = 5:1 safety factor of the break load,
  • CE marking,
  • Product origin,
  • Manufacturer’s logo.
Material and conformity certificates available on request.

 

Photo of Forged CE Stainless Steel Captive Pin Bow Shackles Proboat Marine Equipment

 

Part Pin Dia.
mm
A
mm
B
mm
C
mm
Work
Kg
Break
Kg
WD-1441 4 18 8 5 320 1000
WD-1442 5 23 10 6 480 1500
WD-1443 6 27 12 7 600 2200
WD-1444 8 37 16 9 1000 3700
WD-1445 10 46 20 11 1520 5200
Load definitions:

Working Load (WL) = Static load at which the product will still function without excessive friction or wear or permanent deformation of components.
Breaking Load (BL) = Static load at which a major failure of one or more structural components or complete destruction of the product.
Working Load Limit (WLL) = 5:1 safety factor of the breaking load, used for industrial applications.

The Forging Process


Wichard forges its parts by drop forging, using a forge hammer: an operation which involves forming a heated slug under pressure between two dies.

This technique makes the structure of the metal homogeneous and gives the part strength and elasticity.

The parts are then finished and tested prior to being sold.

Forging guarantees the elasticity of the product, its resistance to corrosion and strength, while optimising the size of the parts.

 

 

 

 

 

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Burnham Business Park,
Burnham - on - Crouch,
Essex,
CM0 8TE, UK

Phone - +44 (0)1621-785455
E mail - info@proboat.co.uk

 

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