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Different Types of Lifting Equipment

Any product that is utilised in the process of lifting, lowering or moving loads are broadly referred to as lifting gear, lifting equipment or lifting tackle.

All kinds of lifting gear are used either for safety reasons to protect personnel against injuries whilst lifting heavy loads otherwise for the reason that the item is just way too heavy for any person or persons to lift without help. All types of lifting gear should be regularly inspected and tested by a certified individual to guarantee the safety of the device.

Now we are going to look closer at the commonest lifting gear devices from little to big.

A shackle is a “U” shaped device made out of robust metal, they usually incorporate either a pin or a bolt used for safely locking on. Shackles are normally used as a connector to secure items together.

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