Open Plate Hook Slings

Downs' Item# 52-456

Open Plate Hooks are for handling steel plates and similar material In a horizontal position. Equally efficient with a single plate or number of plates per lift. Hooks, fitted on slings, may be used in sets of two or more. long material should be handled with the slings mounted on a spreader bar for support.

Slings with other than standard reach must be specified when purchased, otherwise standard reach will be supplied.

Item Number Capacity Wire Rope
52-456 4,000 LBS 7/16" 456 60" 45 LBS
52-457 6,000 9/16 457 60 61
52-458 8,000 5/8 458 60 90
52-459 10,000 3/4 459 60 98
52-460 10,000 3/4 460 60 108
Dimensions given are in round numbers. We reserve the right to make changes to our designs at any time that may not be reflected in the table. Please ask for a Certified Dimension Print for current dimensions.

The sizes and capacities listed above are a reference to the most common sizes of this equipment. If you have a different capacity, irregular size or some other need that must be met by our equipment, we will be happy to design one of these pieces of equipment to meet your special needs while also meeting or exceeding our interpretation of the appropriate ANSI / ASME. standards.

Improper use of lifting equipment may cause serious injury or death.
Only a Qualified Operator, as defined by the ASME B30.20 Standards, shall operate equipment.
Read and understand General Warnings before operating equipment.

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