There are primarily six basic types of industrial Crane Slings that riggers use to lift and manipulate materials. All six sling types can be found in the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Sling Safety Standard, B30.9. They are: chain slings, wire rope slings, metal mesh slings, synthetic rope slings, web slings and roundslings.
There is no single sling that will accomplish every task, even if you are told that by those that market a specific sling type. All slings have certai...![endif]-->!-->