Intended for attaching of wire rope where switching often occur, e.g. blocks of mobilecranes, or to be able to adjust the length of the wire rope. See recommended assembly to get correct results.

The wedge socket is delivered complete with wedge, bolt, nut and cotterpin.

2 surface finishes available:

  • Model OWS B: blue painted. 
  • Model OWS BGAL: Hot dipped galvanized.

Model OWS0.25 and OWS0.5 only standard available in hot dipped galvanized.

  • Material: Quenched and tempered cast steel.
  • Marking: Size, wire rope diameter and batch or serial number.
  • Temperature range: -40°C to + 110°C - Use at higher temperatures possible with reduction of WLL.
  • Finish: Blue painting or hot dipped galvanized.
  • Note: The efficiency of a 6 and 8 strand wire rope/wedge socket connection is 80% of the minimum breaking load of the wire but limited to the minimum breaking load of the socket (MBL).
Select a row from the table below, then click the add to cart button
Part Code Rope diameter
mm
MBL
ton
ton
Finish A
mm
B
mm
C
mm
øP
mm
T
mm
TL
mm
TB
mm
W
mm
Weight
kg
10.20OWS0.25BG 7-8 8 Galvanized 110 18 36 16 9 128 51 18 0,8
10.20OWS0.5BG 9-10 12 Galvanized 145 23 46 21 11 168 63 21 1,7
10.20OWS01BG 11-13 20 Galvanized 157 29 57 25 12 185 67 25 2,1
10.20OWS01B 11-13 20 Painted 157 29 57 25 12 185 67 25 2,1
10.20OWS02BG 14-16 25 Galvanized 190 35 70 30 15 225 85 31 4
10.20OWS02B 14-16 25 Painted 190 35 70 30 15 225 85 31 4
10.20OWS03B 18-19 40 Painted 210 40 80 35 16 250 95 38 7
10.20OWS03BG 18-19 40 Galvanized 210 40 80 35 16 250 95 38 7
10.20OWS04B 20-22 55 Painted 252 48 95 41 18 300 110 44 10
10.20OWS04BG 20-22 55 Galvanized 252 48 95 41 18 300 110 44 10
10.20OWS05B 23-26 75 Painted 298 55 110 51 22 353 128 51 15
10.20OWS05BG 23-26 75 Galvanized 298 55 110 51 22 353 128 51 15
10.20OWS06B 27-29 90 Painted 322 65 130 57 25 387 142 57 21
10.20OWS06BG 27-29 90 Galvanized 322 65 130 57 25 387 142 57 21
10.20OWS07B 30-32 110 Painted 350 73 146 63 28 423 155 63 31
10.20OWS07BG 30-32 110 Galvanized 350 73 146 63 28 423 155 63 31
10.20OWS08B 34-36 125 Painted 400 74 148 64 28 474 160 70 37
10.20OWS08BG 34-36 125 Galvanized 400 74 148 64 28 474 160 70 37
10.20OWS09BG 37-39 150 Galvanized 450 80 142 70 30 530 177 77 51
10.20OWS09B 37-39 150 Painted 450 80 142 70 30 530 177 77 51
10.20OWS10B 40-42 170 Painted 500 87 160 76 33 587 187 76 64
10.20OWS10BG 40-42 170 Galvanized 500 87 160 76 33 587 187 76 64