Stainless Steel Wire Rope Specification

Wire comes in a variety of layups, metals and specifications. When choosing wire it is important to take into account all of the factors which will be placed upon the wire in its intended use. If your not sure which type of wire best suits your needs please feel free to contact us via the website. Otherwise please utilise the following table to specify your 316 Grade requirements:

Masts are rigged with 1x19, 316 stainless steel wire.

Nominal
Diameter
(mm)
Minimum Breaking Load (kg) Approximate Weight (kg/100m) Stretch (mm/mm/1000kg)
  1x19 Dyform 7x19 1x19 Dyform 7x19 1x19 Dyform 7x19
2 320   226 1.95   1.53 0.028961   0.065672
2.5 500 690 355 3.05 3.40 2.38 0.018535 0.014523 0.042030
3 720 1000 510 4.49 4.90 3.34 0.012872 0.010085 0.029188
3.2 720   510 4.49   3.34 0.012872   0.026059
4 1280 1780 907 7.81 8.80 5.94 0.007378 0.005673 0.016418
4.8 1800   1280 10.6   8.41 0.005080   0.011582
5 2000 2440 1420 12.2 13.50 9.29 0.004627 0.003728 0.010508
5.6 2470   1750 15.1   11.50 0.003744   0.008509
6 2880 3550 2040 17.6 19.40 13.40 0.003224 0.002589 0.007297
6.4 3220   2290 19.4   15.00 0.002873   0.006515
7 3550 4910 2780 23.9 26.00 18.20 0.002274 0.001902 0.005361
8 4640 6150 3630 31.2 34.50 23.80 0.001833 0.001456 0.004105
9.5 6580   5150 43.2   33.70 0.001277   0.002895
10 7250 9770 5670 48.8 54.00 37.20 0.001157 0.000932 0.002627
11 87700     59.1     0.000936    
12 10400 1440 8160 70.3 80.70 53.50 0.000806 0.000647 0.001824
12.7 11650   9150 79.3   59.90 0.000718   0.001629
14 14180 19300 11100 95.7 115.00 72.80 0.000566 0.000476 0.001340
16 18560 25600 13600 125 147.00 99.00 0.000460 0.000364 0.001026
19 21620 32000   176 207.00   0.000319 0.000258  
22 29070     236     0.000235    
26 40600     330     0.000180    
28 52600     383     0.000142    
30 58800     443     0.000127    
32 62800     500     0.000115    

Stainless Steel Wire

Dyform Wire

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