Rigging Products are often subjected to conditions where corrosion may be a factor. Check out our video for an overview of the materials and finishes that are most often used in the manufacturing of rigging fittings, cable, and chain.
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Many rigging fittings come in two different material types: Stainless Steel and Carbon Steel.
offers more corrosion protection and has a superior finish.
offers more strength and a lower cost.
The products shown here are both 1/2" machinery eyebolts.
Note the difference in price and working load limit.
Our painted steel products are an excellent choice when your application requires components with a more aesthetically pleasing look, while still having protective characteristics.
Painted Steel products are just as corrosion resistant as metallic type coatings, as long as the paint is not scratched or rubbed off, allowing for the possibility of corrosion or rust to form on the bare metal underneath the paint.
Some products are coated in a simple enamel type coating.
Lever and chain hoists components are powder coated.