LOADGUARD SLINGS Types 15, 16 17 10/27/2017 10:47 AM 15-1-9 17-9-5 HALF THIMBLE Choker 2 Leg 45° 2 Leg 30° Anchor Hitch D W L 4 0.48 0.67 0.48 0.95 2 2 w 5 2 4 -- 4 c 0.74 1 0.74 1.5 s 3 6 2 2 5 -- c a 1.1 1.5 1.1 2.1 s 3 6 3 6 2 a v 1.4 2 1.4 2.9 w 3 6 3 2 7 2 v 2 1.9 2.6 1.9 3.7 w 3 6 4 8 2 4 2 s 2.9 4.1 2.9 5.8 1 4 4 7 2 5 10 2 w s w 4.1 5.8 4.1 8.2 1 4 4 7 2 6 12 3 4 w d 5.6 7.9 5.6 11 1 4 5 2 9 2 7 14 4 2 d 1 7.2 10 7.2 14 1 2 5 w 10 2 8 16 4 2 1 1 8 9.1 13 9.1 18 1 2 5 w 10 2 9 18 4 d 1 8 1 4 11 16 11 22 1 w 6 12 10 20 5 2 1 4 1a 13 19 13 27 2 7 14 11 22 6 1a 1 2 16 23 16 32 2 7 14 12 24 6 1 2 Rope Dia. Inches INSIDE (WxL) Width Inches Rope Dia. Inches Width Inches Length Inches Diameter Inches Inside Width Inches Inside Length Inches Tons, 2000 lbs., Design Factor 5:1 RATED EIPS CAPACITIES 16-9-9 STANDARD LOOP OBLONG UPPER LINK NOTES: 1. Rated capacities of choker hitches apply when angle is greater than 135°. 2. Rated capacities of basket hitches are based on a minimum diameter of curvature at the point of load contact of 20 times rope diameter. 3. Source: Wire Rope Technical Board, Wire Rope Sling User's Manual, 3rd Ed., Alexandria, VA 2007 STAINLESS STEEL AND GALVANIZED AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 1 1 1 3 13 Type 15, 16, 17 Strand Laid Choker Slings with Flemished Eye Mechanical Splice and Tapered Sleeve Attachments These choker slings are designed to grip or choke material when under load and are ideally suited to lifting bar stock, beams, lumber, single or bundled pipe and similar material. The Type 17-9-5 allows close snubbing of the load, insuring a positive grip. The use of choker hooks increases sling life and permits faster handling.