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LiftAlloy QUAD CHAIN SLINGS






LiftAlloy Grade 80 chain slings
are recommended for rugged
industrial applications in harsh environments where flexibility,
abrasion resistance and long life are required. OSHA required
annual inspections can be performed by our trained personnel.
NOTE: Proof Coil Grad
30, High Test Grade 40 and Grade
70 transport tiedown chain and their fittings are not
recommended for listing or hoisting per ASME B30.9. 



FEATURES,
ADVANTAGES AND BENEFITS 



Promotes Safety
• Permanent steel capacity tag is serialized for identification
• Welded slings offer the security of tamper proof assemblies.
Saves Money
• Alloy Steel construction assures long lift.
• Can be repaired, proof tested and recertified.
Saves Time
• Easy to inspect for damage.
• Stores easily. 

HOW TO
ORDER CHAIN SLINGS 







Specify: 







1. Chain Size  inches
2. Number of legs = Quad (Q)
3. Master Link (Type)  

4. Bottom Attachments  



Sling
Hook = S
Grab Hook = G
Sling Hook = S
Foundry Hook = F
Oblong Link = O 



Oblong Link =
O
Grab Hook = G
Sling Hook = S 











Example:
QOS = Double Sling, Oblong Link with a Sling Hook Bottom attachment. 

LiftAlloy QUAD CHAIN SLINGS 





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PRICING
 QOS  QUAD CHAIN SLINGS 
Type QOS
(CONTACT US FOR SPECIAL LENGTHS) 
Chain
Size
(in.) 
^{†}Rated
*Cap.@
60°
(lbs.) 
Approx.
Wgt.
5 foot
Reach
(lbs.) 
3' 
4' 
5' 
6' 
8' 
10' 
12' 
14' 
16' 
18' 
20' 
Add
per
foot of
extra
reach 
Latch
Kits ea.
Per hook 
7/32 
5,450 
16 











$39.12 

9/32 
9,100 
19 











$45.31 

3/8 
18,400 
36 











$66.56 

1/2 
31,200 
63 











$104.57 

5/8 
47,000 
100 











$151.86 

3/4 
73,500 
140 











$239.09 

7/8 
88,900 
187 











$371.64 

1 
123,900 
250 











$596.92 

1
1/4 
187,800 
406 











$1,128.11 




PRICING
 QOG  QUAD CHAIN SLINGS 
Type QOG
(CONTACT US FOR SPECIAL LENGTHS) 
Chain
Size
(in.) 
^{†}Rated
*Cap.@
60°
(lbs.) 
Approx.
Wgt.
5 foot
Reach
(lbs.) 
3' 
4' 
5' 
6' 
8' 
10' 
12' 
14' 
16' 
18' 
20' 
Add
per
foot of
extra
reach 
Latch
Kits ea.
Per hook 
7/32 
5,450 
16 











$39.12 

9/32 
9,100 
19 











$45.31 

3/8 
18,400 
36 











$66.56 

1/2 
31,200 
63 











$104.57 

5/8 
47,000 
100 











$151.86 

3/4 
73,500 
140 











$239.09 

7/8 
88,900 
187 











$371.64 

1 
123,900 
250 











$596.92 

1 1/4 
187,800 
406 











$1,128.11 






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Online, by Phone, or by EMail 



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items to your online shopping cart ~
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PRICING
 QOF  QUAD CHAIN SLINGS 
Type QOF
(CONTACT US FOR SPECIAL LENGTHS) 
Chain
Size
(in.) 
^{†}Rated
*Cap.@
60°
(lbs.) 
Approx.
Wgt.
5 foot
Reach
(lbs.) 
3' 
4' 
5' 
6' 
8' 
10' 
12' 
14' 
16' 
18' 
20' 
Add
per
foot of
extra
reach 
Latch
Kits ea.
Per hook 
9/32 
9,100 
19 











$45.31 

3/8 
18,400 
36 











$66.56 

1/2 
31,200 
63 











$104.57 

5/8 
47,000 
100 











$151.86 

3/4 
73,500 
140 











$239.09 

7/8 
88,900 
187 











$371.64 

1 
123,900 
250 











$596.92 

1 1/4 
187,800 
406 











$1,128.11 




PRICING
 QOL  QUAD CHAIN SLINGS 

Type QOL
(CONTACT US FOR SPECIAL LENGTHS) 
Chain
Size
(in.) 
^{†}Rated
*Cap.@
60°
(lbs.) 
Approx.
Wgt.
5 foot
Reach
(lbs.) 
3' 
4' 
5' 
6' 
8' 
10' 
12' 
14' 
16' 
18' 
20' 
Add
per
foot of
extra
reach 
Latch
Kits ea.
Per hook 
9/32 
9,100 
19 











$45.31 

3/8 
18,400 
36 











$66.56 

1/2 
31,200 
63 











$104.57 

5/8 
47,000 
100 











$151.86 

3/4 
73,500 
140 











$239.09 








NOTE: ^{†} Also referred to as "Working
Load Limit". 









Do
not exceed rated capacities. Sling capacity decreases as the angle from
horizontal decreases.
Slings should not be used at angles of less than 30°. Refer to chain
chart and Effect of Angle chart below. 



Effect
of Angle of Lift on a Sling's Rated Capacity 









DEFINITION 










serves
to alert users to potentially hazardous situations which often occur in
the use of these products.
Failure to read, understand and follow the accompanying instructions on
how to avoid these situations
could result in death or serious injury. 



Using
slings at an angle can become deadly if that angle is not taken into consideration
when selecting the sling to be
used. The tension on each leg of the sling is increased as the angle of
lift, from horizontal, decreases. It is most desirable
for a sling to have a larger angle of lift, approaching 90°. Lifts with
angles of less than 30° from horizontal are not
recommended. If you can measure the angle of lift or the length and height
of the sling as rigged, you can determine
the properly rated sling for your lift. 

















What
would be the rating of each sling
rigged at this angle? 







What
capacity sling do I need? 















1.
Determine the weight that the sling
will be lifting [LW]. 








1.
Calculate the Reduction Factor [RF]. 



















a.
Using the angle from horizontal,
read across the Angle Chart to the
corresponding number of the
Reduction Factor column. 





2.
Calculate the Tension Factor [TF]. 



















a.
Using the angle from horizontal,
read across the angle chart to the
corresponding number of Tension
Factor column. 











OR 



















b.
Divide sling height* [H] by sling
length* [L]. 


















OR 



















b.
Divide sling height* [H] by sling
length* [L]. 





Choker
Hitch 

Vertical
Hitch 

2.
Reduction Factor [RF] x the sling's
rated capacity for the type hitch that
will be used = Sling's Reduced Rating. 







































3.
Lifting Weight [LW] x the Tension
Factor [TF] = Minimum Sling Rating
for the type of hitch that will be used. 



Vertical
Basket
Hitch 



*Measured
from a common horizontal plane to
the hoisting hook. 















*Measured
from a common horizontal
plane to the hoisting hook. 
































Reduced
Capacity 











Effect
of Angle Chart 

Increasing
Tension 




Reduction
Factor 
Angle
From
Horizontal 
Tension
Factor
(TF) 
1.000 
90° 
1.000 
0.996 
85° 
1.004 
0.985 
80° 
1.015 
0.966 
75° 
1.035 
0.940 
70° 
1.064 
0.906 
65° 
1.104 
0.866 
60° 
1.155 
0.819 
55° 
1.221 
0.766 
50° 
1.305 
0.707 
45° 
1.414 
0.643 
40° 
1.555 
0.574 
35° 
1.742 
0.500 
30° 
2.000 



Example:
Vertical Choker rating of each sling = 6,000 lbs.
Measured Length (L) = 6 ft.
Measured Height (H) = 4 ft.
Reduction Factor (RF) = 4 (H) ÷ 6 (L) = .667
Reduced sling rating in this configuration = .667
(RF) x 6,000 lbs. = 4,000 lbs. of lifting capacity
per sling 




Example:
Load Weight = 1,000 lbs.
Rigging  2 slings in vertical hitch
Lifting Weight (LW) per sling = 500 lbs.
Measured Length (L) = 10 ft.
Measured Height (H) = 5 ft.
Tension Factor (TF) = 10 (L) ÷ 5 (H) = 2.0
Minimum Vertical Rated Capacity required
for this lift = 500 (LW) x 2.0 (TF) = 1,000
lbs. per sling 

Sling
capacity decreases as the angle
from horizontal decrease. Sling angles
of less than 30° are not recommended. 























LiftAlloy Single Chain Slings,
LiftAll, Sling, Lifting Slings, Sling Hook, Grab Hook, Foundry Hook,
Latch Hook, Double
Chain Slings, Triple Chain Slings, Quad Chain Slings, and Basket Type
Chain Slings from your source for material
handling equipment. 
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