Chain and Rope Suppliers carry a complete range of stainless steel wire rope. Our stainless steel wire rope is available in 3 main strand constructions 1x19 (1 bundle of 19 strands of wire), 7x7 (7 bundles of 7 strands of stainless steel wire) and 7x19 (7 bundles of 19 strand of stainless wire. Where the various constructions of the stainless steel wire rope give the wire rope different qualities such as variance in flexibility and strength.
Stainless steel is a finish which provides excellent corrosion resistance in harsh environments such as salt water, waste water treatment etc. Stainless steel is also used in the food processing and pharmaceutical sectors as it is a more hygienic option than alternative finishes such as galvanised wire rope and pvc covered wire rope. Stainless steel is often used in construction as its bright lustre and finish makes it aesthetically pleasing and so stainless steel wire rope is often used in the construction of balustrades, balconies, railings etc. by architects. Stainless steel wire rope is also known as stay wire or catenary wire. It is often used as a stay wire for flues and other objects like masts. It is known as catenary wire when it is used for hanging lighting etc.
Chain and Rope Suppliers carry 3 grades of stainless steel wire rope as standard 316 grade stainless steel, 304 grade stainless steel and commercial grade stainless steel.
We also stock all of the components used with stainless steel wire rope including stainless steel bulldog grips, stainless steel wire rope grips, stainless steel eyebolts, stainless steel eye nuts, stainless steel shackles, stainless steel tensioners, stainless steel turnbuckles, stainless steel swivels, stainless steel pulleys, stainless steel carbine clips, stainless steel “s” hooks, stainless steel swivel sling hooks, stainless steel pulleys and copper ferrules the list is endless!
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