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Twin-Path® Extra Sling, TUFXKS / TPXC

Manufacturer: Lift-It
The first truly ergonomic sling, Twin-Path® Extra Slings (TUFXKS a.k.a. TPXC) are used worldwide in place of wire rope slings for heavy lifts. Twin-Path® Extra Slings weigh approximately 10% of comparable strength, steel slings. Super strong and ultra-light, Twin-Path® Extra Slings rated at 600,000 Lbs. vertical capacity are standard items and larger capacity heavy lifting slings are available.
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Made in the USA

The first truly ergonomic sling, Twin-Path® Extra Slings (TUFXKS a.k.a. TPXC) are used worldwide in place of wire rope slings for heavy lifts. Twin-Path® Extra Slings weigh approximately 10% of comparable strength, steel slings. Super strong and ultra-light, Twin-Path® Extra Slings rated at 600,000 Lbs. vertical capacity are standard items and larger capacity heavy lifting slings are available.

The patented Twin-Path® (TUFXKS a.k.a. TPXC) design provides two connections between the hook and the load for redundant, back up protection. Twin-Path® Slings feature: Tattle Tails, Contrasting Colored Covers, Fiber Optic Inspection System and ✓Check-Fast® Inspection System. No other sling has these features which separate the best from all the rest. Stretch at Work Load Limit is approximately 1%.
 
K-Spec® load bearing core yarn gives Twin-Path Extra® Slings (TUFXKS a.k.a. TPXC) their incredible strength. K-Spec® Core Yarn has been determined to be the most resilient and abrasion resistant load bearing core yarn, confirmed by independent testing. Covermax®, a bulked nylon, outer, protective cover provides superior abrasion resistance. Covermax® is furnished for all Twin-Path® Slings rated greater than 40,000 vertical pounds.

K-Spec® Core Yarn durability combined with the abrasion resistance of Covermax® covers, makes Twin-Path®Extra Slings the first, repairable sling. Twin-Path® Extra Slings (TUFXKS a.k.a. TPXC) are definitely the slings of choice when ergonomics, productivity and safety are important considerations. Please check out our Single-Path line of high performance slings as well.

 

Please call 909-469-2251 for discounted offers on large orders!!!

 


 

Work Load Limits (Lbs.)
(5/1 Design Factor)

 

Twin-Path Polyester
Cover

Stock
Number

Twinpath Covermax®
Cover

Stock
Number

Choker

Vertical

Basket Hitches

Approximate

90°

60°

45°

Weight
(Lbs. per Ft.)

(Bearing- Bearing)

Body Width
(Inches)

Tube/
Tapered

TPXKS 1000

TUFXKS 1000

8,000

10,000

20,000

17,320

14,140

.40

3" / 1.5"

TPXKS 1500

TUFXKS 1500

12,000

15,000

30,000

25,980

21,210

.45

3" / 1.5"

TPXKS 2000

TUFXKS 2000

16,000

20,000

40,000

34,640

28,280

.51

3" / 1.5"

TPXKS 2500

TUFXKS 2500

20,000

25,000

50,000

43,300

35,350

.57

4 / 2"

TPXKS 3000

TUFXKS 3000

24,000

30,000

60,000

51,960

42,420

.71

4 / 2"

TPXKS 4000

TUFXKS 4000

32,000

40,000

80,000

69,280

56,560

.83

4 / 2"

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TUFXKS 5000

40,000

50,000

100,000

86,600

70,700

1.14

5 / 2.5"

-

TUFXKS 6000

48,000

60,000

120,000

103,920

84,840

1.27

5 / 2.5"

-

TUFXKS 7000

56,000

70,000

140,000

121,240

98,980

1.39

5 / 2.5"

-

TUFXKS 8500

68,000

85,000

170,000

147,220

120,190

1.65

6" / 3"

-

TUFXKS 10000

80,000

100,000

200,000

173,200

141,400

1.84

6" / 3"

-

TUFXKS 12500

100,000

125,000

250,000

216,500

176,750

2.35

8" / 4"

-

TUFXKS 15000

120,000

150,000

300,000

259,800

212,100

2.66

8" / 4"

-

TUFXKS 17500

140,000

175,000

350,000

303,100

247,450

3.14

8" / 4"

-

TUFXKS 20000

160,000

200,000

400,000

346,400

282,800

3.45

10" / 5"

-

TUFXKS 25000

200,000

250,000

500,000

433,000

353,500

4.07

10" / 5"

-

TUFXKS 27500

220,000

275,000

550,000

476,300

388,850

4.61

12" / 6"

-

TUFXKS 30000

240,000

300,000

600,000

519,600

424,200

4.92

12" / 6"

-

TUFXKS 40000

320,000

400,000

800,000

692,800

565,600

6.54

14" / 7"

-

TUFXKS 50000

400,000

500,000

1,000,000

866,000

707,000

8.15

14" / 7"

-

TUFXKS 60000

480,000

600,000

1,200,000

1,039,000

848,000

10.20

16" / 8"

Please Note: Work Load Limits include both paths and are for one complete sling. Work Load Limits are based upon connection points that have equal or greater strength. Twin-Path® Extra Slings conform to the specifications and standards of: ASME B30-9, Chapter 6, Web Sling and Tie Down Association, WSTDA-RS-1, US Navy, NAVFAC P307, Section 14.6.4.3 and Cordage Institute Roundsling Standard, CI-1905.

Dimensions can vary according to the hardware or bearing points used with Twin-Path® Extra Slings.

US Patent Nos. 7,661,737 and 5,651,572
EP Nos. 07851663 and 1,899,255

Japanese Patent No. 2929431
Canadian Patent No. 2,195,393
Australian Patent No. 707924

All goods are custom made and Non-returnable. Any return must be negotiated, include a return authorization number and will be subject to a restocking fee.

PROP 65 WARNING

Products made and/or supplied by Lift-It® Manufacturing can expose you to chemicals including Chromium, Formaldehyde, Cadmium, Lead, Lead based compounds DEHP, Nickel, Nickel compounds, Acrylamide, Crystalline Silica, Triethanolamine, N-Methyl-2-pyrrolidone, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information, go to: www.P65Warnings.ca.gov

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Fax: 909-469-2252

Email

sales@lift-it.com

Address

1603 West Second Street
Pomona, CA 91766

Emergency Fabrication

909-524-9287

909-524-9204

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