Wire rope sockets are possibly one of the strongest fittings for a wire-rope. A socket is permanently fixed to the end of the rope and is used for fastening steel wire rope to a fixed point to which the socket is to be connected. This can be as an anchoring system for tubes or pipes, oilrig anchor ropes/cables, tow ropes or for fastening ropes/cables in construction type applications, e.g. Bridges and roofing
Available in various types & sizes closed spelter, open wedge, open swage & closed swage.
Available in high tensile steel – 1/4″ to 2 1/4″