Crosby 1/2" US-422T Utility Wedge Socket - #1044327
- Basket is cast steel and individually magnetic particle inspected
- Wedge socket terminations have an efficiency rating of 80% based on the catalog strength of XXIP wire rope
- Wedges are color coded for easy identification: Blue for largest wire line for socket, Black for mid-size wire line for socket (7/16” on US4 and 9/16” on US5), Orange for smallest wire line size for socket
- By simply changing out the wedge, each socket can be utilized for various wire line sizes (ensure correct wedge is used for wire rope size)
- Cast into each socket is the name “McKissick”, “Crosby” or “CG”, its model number and its wire line range
- Load pin is forged and headed on one end
- US-422T wedge sockets contain a hammer pad (lip) to assist in proper securement of termination
- Satisfies ASME B30.26 requirements
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