Rigging And Lifting: Small Hydraulic Cranes
This program explains the various types of rigs such as basket hitches or choker hitches. Time is spent helping the viewer understand hitch angles and their effect on sling, chain, or wire rope ratings. The video covers Inspection of slings and sling hardware with effective visual examples of how to examine rigging equipment. Topics includes: inspecting the rigging; inspection records requirements; the difference between tie-down and lifting chain; unacceptable rigging hardware; and the effects of hitch angles on load connectors and hardware.