Spelter Sockets

Crosby® 416 Spelter Sockets

  • Forged steel sockets through 1-1/2", cast alloy steel 1-5/8" through 4".
  • Spelter socket terminations have an efficiency rating of 100%, based on the catalog strength of wire rope.
  • Ratings are based on recommended use with 6 x 7, 6 x 19 or 6 x 37, IPS or XIP (EIP), XXIP (EEIP), RRL, FC or IWRC wire rope.
  • Strand constructed with minimal number of wires (e.g. 1 x 7) requires special consideration that socket basket length be five (5) times the strand diameter or fifty (50) times the wire diameter, whichever is the greater.
  • All cast steel sockets 1-5/8" and larger are magnetic particle inspected and ultrasonic inspected. Proof testing available on special order.
  • Available with bolt nut and cotter: G-416B.
  • Open Grooved Sockets meet the performance requirements of Federal Specification RR-S-550F, Type A, except for those provisions required of the contractor.
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Crosby® 417 Spelter Sockets

  • Forged steel sockets through 1-1/2", cast alloy steel 1-5/8" through 4".
  • Spelter socket terminations have an efficiency rating of 100%, based on the catalog strength of wire rope.
  • Ratings are based on recommended use with 6 x 7, 6 x 19, or 6 x 37, IPS or XIP (EIP), XXIP (EEIP), RRL, FC, or IWRC wire rope.
  • Strand constructed with minimal number of wires (e.g. 1 x 7) requires special consideration that socket basket length be five (5) times the strand diameter or fifty (50) times the wire diameter, whichever is the greater.
  • All cast steel sockets 1-5/8" and larger are magnetic particle inspected and ultrasonic inspected. Proof testing available on special order.
  • Closed Grooved Sockets meet the performance requirements of Federal Specification RR-S-550F, Type B, except for those provisions required of the contractor.
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