spreader bar


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spreader bar

A device specially designed to permit the lifting and handling of containers or vehicles and breakbulk cargo.
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Tenders are invited for Repairing of vr steel make spreader bar of 24/96 dragline of abocp of block-ii area
The adjustable spreader bar for double pads extends from 61 to 85 inches (measured from outside to outside of the seal channels).
The spreader bar, they made that," he said about a memorable device referenced in the books that Christian Grey used.
5 pounds and features Summit's Single Cable Spreader, meaning the 20x33-inch foot platform is supported by a single, self-leveling cable with a unique spreader bar below the seat.
The In-Ditch 48 provides ease of mobility with multiple lifting points, a carriage spreader bar and skidded carriage.
Jeffrey Crump with the 943rd Maintenance Squadron, Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona, prepares a spreader bar to attach to the tow cable of a C-S Galaxy cargo aircraft in preparation to tow an HH606 Pave Hawk on board the cargo aircraft.
The adjustable spreader bar can be set at 21" for big game and 13" for small game and predators.
The simulator replicates full control of the spreader bar, and includes interfaces to correspond with load indicators, trolley position, and a container management system.
The simulator measures an operator's overall time from girder pick to correct placement, factoring precise crane, spreader bar and lift hook maneuvers.
With an East Coast trailer, for example, they can add shims to a rigid spread bar or, if the trailer has a nitro version of a spreader bar, use hydraulics to vary the weight distribution.
THAT WILL HELP PM HBCT KEEP AN UPDATED LIST OF ALL SPREADER BAR ASSEMBLIES THAT HAVE BEEN MODIFIED
The gangs trail cables from generators on their boats and attach them to a spreader bar on the sea bed.