British Standard Open Socket

 

When you’re searching all over internet for the ideal British Standard open socket for your wire rope job then look no further than the amazing range all in under one roof at Rope Services Direct.

British Standard open socket – handy and versatile

British standard open socketFrom small domestic projects right up to large heavy duty applications in the marine, construction and engineering industries, British Standard open sockets are extremely versatile and easy to use with all sorts of wire rope. Ideal for jobs in homes, gardens, children’s playgrounds, yachts, boats and sporting projects, both body and pin are made from high tensile steel.  They can be supplied in self colour or a hot dipped galvanised for long-lasting protection.The tolerances are as specified in the B.S. 463 and incorporates drop forged allowances as detailed in BS1718.

With so many types and sizes of sockets on offer the choice can be confusing. With this in mind, it might well be worth delving in to our range of wire rope sockets, ferrules and other rope grips too, or contacting our friendly team for advice.

Is a British Standard open socket just the ticket?

Placing an order with us is easy. Thanks to a wealth of knowledge and experience, at Rope Services Direct we are able to offer a brilliant range of British Standard open sockets to suit any purpose – all you need to do is fill out our fast form here to order. For further advice or assistance, don’t hesitate to call us on 01384 78004.

Safe Working Load tons Diameter Wire Rope inchLength Basket inchWidth Inside inchPin Diameter inchLength Inside To Pin Centre inchOpening inch
0.5¼1.11/165/8½1.1/45/16
0.755/161.11/165/8½1.1/43/8
13/827/85/81.11/1615/32
1.257/1627/85/81.11/1617/32
2½2.3/81.1/813/162.1/1619/32
2.259/162.3/81.1/813/162.1/1621/32
35/82.3/41.1/415/162.1/223/32
4.25¾31.1/21.1/82.5/827/32
5.57/83.3/81.11/161.1/431
7.514.1/81.7/81.1/23.1/21.1/8
9.51.1/84.1/221.5/841.1/4
11.51.1/45.1/42.1/81.7/84.3/81.3/8
141.3/862.9/162.1/44.1/21.9/16
16.51.1/262.9/162.1/44.1/21.11/16
191.5/862.9/162.1/44.1/21.11/16
2527.11/163.1/82.3/46.1/22.13/16
382.1/493.3/43.1/27.1/22.1/2