Search our full list of BSI Standards and BSI British Standards Publications

Advanced Search

Search Tip: When searching please remember that some BS Standards could have the prefix "BS EN" or "BS EN ISO" for example "bs en iso 9001".

[Back to search results]

BS 2902:1957 - WITHDRAWN

WARNING: This is a WITHDRAWN standard
Please click here to view more information about withdrawn standards

Specification. Higher tensile steel chain slings and rings, links alternative to rings, egg links and intermediate links

     Accessories for lifting equipment

bsi Membership

Purchase a BSI Membership Subscription and save upto 50% off the cost of British Standards.   More

Ask an Expert?

Print Product Details


BS 2902:1957


Materials, dimensions, tests for chain slings with higher tensile strength than BS 781. Sizes of short link chain $9D in to l$9H in. Single, two-leg, three-leg, four-leg slings; reevable, non-reevable collar slings; components. Notes on design, with simple formulae for calculating proof loads for rings, links and other intermediate components. Testing machine, details of proof testing and proof loads, a form of certificate of test and examination, recommendations for safe working loads, and for use, c are and maintenance of chain and chain slings, safe working loads for alternative rings.

BSi code: BS 2902:1957
ISBN number: 0 580 32617 9
Product code: 00059634
Publication Date: 30th Sep 1957

Subjects Related to BS 2902:1957: Hoisting slings - Link chains - Lifting chains - Chains - Steels - High-tensile steels - Dimensions - Links - Diameter - Length - Width - Design - Formulae (mathematics) - Design calculations - Safe working load - Angles (geometry) - Assembling - Heat treatment - Marking - Marks - Proof loading - Symbols - Certificates of conformity - Shape - Hooks - Test equipment - Safety measures - Occupational safety - Maintenance - Lifting