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Conforming to
                                                              ANSI Z 359.12-2009









                                                                             KARAM  provides  a  range  of  connectors  which
                                                                             conform to the revised new ANSI Z 359.12-2009
                                                                             and can be seen specially marked as such.











                                                                 HOOKS & CONNECTORS
                                                                 HOOKS & CONNECTORS









                                                              KARAM offers an exhaustive range of Hooks and Connectors rated at
                                                              KARAM offers an exhaustive range of Hooks and Connectors rated at
                                                              5000 lbs.
                                                              5000 lbs.
                                                              The revision in the standard has the following important features in the
                                                              The revision in the standard has the following important features in the
                                                              Gate strength of the Snap Hooks and the Karabiners
                                                              Gate strength of the Snap Hooks and the Karabiners
                                                              ® ® Gate Face to withstand a load of more than 3600 pounds
                                                                 Gate Face to withstand a load of more than 3600 pounds
                                                                 Side of Gate to withstand a load of more than 3600 pounds
                                                              ® ® Side of Gate to withstand a load of more than 3600 pounds
                                                              ® ® Tensile load must withstand 5000 pounds.
                                                                 Tensile load must withstand 5000 pounds.
                                                                 Minor  axis  of  Karabiners  (except  those  with  captive  eyes)  to  to
                                                              ® ® Minor  axis  of  Karabiners  (except  those  with  captive  eyes)
                                                                 withstand a load of more than 3600 pounds.
                                                                 withstand a load of more than 3600 pounds.






                                                                        3600 lbs


                                                                                                  3600 lbs








                                                                    Gate face strength test   Gate side strength  test






                                                                                                    3600 lbs
                                                                                       5000 lbs



                                                                   Major Axis Load Test          Minor Axis Load Test
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