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1/2" x 15 ft Logging Choker - Eye & Nub Cat-Style - 19000 lbs Breaking Strength

1/2" x 15 ft Logging Choker - Eye & Nub Cat-Style - 19000 lbs Breaking Strength
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1/2" x 15 ft Logging Choker - Eye & Nub Cat-Style - 19000 lbs Breaking Strength
SKU: CAT012X15
PRICE:$35.60
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Product Description

  • Made from 6x19 class wire rope, IWRC EIPS specification
  • End fittings are professionally swaged (aka pressed) according to industry standards
  • Includes a Midget choker hook
  • Place nub into choker bell which creates a choking action around the log
  • Ideal for skidding / moving logs
  • NOT FOR OVERHEAD LIFTING

Specifications

Wire Rope Size
1/2"
Type
Cat Chokers
Construction
6x19 Class
Length (ft)
15
Choker WLL (lbs)
3,800
Breaking Strength (lbs)
19,000
Weight (lbs)
9.5

Questions & Answers

1 Question & 1 Answer
TN
from KY asked:
January 8, 2018
What does choker "WLL" stand for?
1 Answer
"WLL" stands for Working Load Limit. You may also see the abbreviated as "SWL" which stands for Safe Working Load. The two terms are interchangeable. Basically this represents the maximum force you should apply to the choker. It is not the same as Breaking Strength, which is often abbreviated as "MBS" or "ABS". Breaking Strength refers to the load at which the product will likely fail. The Working Load Limit is typically arrived at by dividing the Breaking Strength by 3, 4 or 5. The exact multiplier varies by product, and this is referred to as the Safety Factor, or Design Factor. Those two terms are also interchangeable.
Submitted by: Westech Rigging Supply on January 8, 2018

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Product Reviews

1/2" x 15 ft Logging Choker - Eye & Nub Cat-Style - 19000 lbs Breaking Strength$35.60
5 stars based on 3 reivews 
Randolph NY
Fast, strong, and easy 5
These chokers are easy to use and very efficient. Really speeds up the process. Westech Rigging is a great company to work with.
Pros:Easy to hook up to logs, fast hook up.
Cons:Must wear gloves which I do anyway
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Perfect! 5
Exactly what I needed and just as advertised. Quick shipping too!
Pros:None
Cons:None
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LaFollette TN
log choker for personal wood lot use 5
my builder left me a pile of logs on a 12 degree slope about 9' tall and a good 20' long. I tried hiring someone to take them away but they couldn't get any heavy equipment in the area. So I bought this choker and starting pulling logs off with my Ranger. Works like a charm and I don't feel in much danger.
Pros:easy to use. no worries about breaking. made me feel confident and safe when pulling big logs off the pile
Cons:Nothing so far
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Safety Notice

Although Westech Rigging Supply strives to manufacture and sell the highest quality rigging and safety gear, use of the gear is dangerous if not used correctly by competent trained professionals. Westech Rigging Supply disclaims any liability resulting from the misuse of its rigging and safety gear. Please take a moment to more thoroughly review our disclaimer.

Westech Rigging Supply rigging and safety gear is only intended to be used by competent trained professionals. Misuse of the rigging and safety gear can result in serious injury up to and including loss of life. As such, Westech Rigging Supply disclaims liability for any misuse or incorrect product selection by our customers.

Rigging and safety gear purchased from Westech Rigging Supply should be used in strict accordance with all industry and OSHA standards. At no time should rigging or safety gear be used beyond its certified load ratings (aka Working Load Limits). Normal wear and tear should be expected with use of rigging and safety gear; therefore, all gear should be thoroughly inspected before each and every use. Worn or unsafe rigging and safety gear should never be used.