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wire rope

n.
Rope made of twisted strands of wire.

wire rope

n
(Metallurgy) rope made of strands of wire twisted together

wire′ rope′


n.
a rope made of or containing strands of wire.
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A wire rope led from the foretopmast to the file of mules on the tow-path a hundred yards ahead, and by dint of much banging and swearing and urging, the detachment of drivers managed to get a speed of two or three miles an hour out of the mules against the stiff current.
Switches were changed a mile in advance by pulling a wire rope that passed along the ground by the rail, from station to station.
The lightning spattered the sky as a thrown egg spattered a barn door, but the light was pale blue, not yellow; and looking through my slit bamboo blinds, I could see the great dog standing, not sleeping, in the veranda, the hackles alift on her back, and her feet planted as tensely as the drawn wire rope of a suspension bridge.
and names of parties qualified after technical evaluation: 1) M/S Bharat Wire Ropes Limited2) M/S Desh Wire Products Pvt Ltd3) M/S Kishley Cables & Stees Ltd4) M/S Safe Lifters Pvt.
These tags are used to properly identify certified wire ropes and chains.
IT'S A HARD LIFE FOR US WIRE ROPES WHO ARE USED ON CRANES, WINCHES AND CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT.
5bn, enhanced from INR1bn, short-term debt of steel wire and wire ropes manufacturer Usha Martin Ltd (BOM:517146).
It also has huge stock of wire ropes from Kiswire for oil industry and for cranes.
Inward flexing due to wind-generated stresses is taken up by horizontal wire ropes; outward flexing due to wind-generated suction is transmitted to the building's ground-floor slab or conducted to points beneath the roof girders by vertical wire ropes.
Steel wire ropes, with a minimum diameter of 3mm, are used extensively in the maritime, oil and gas, mining, air transport, engineering and construction industries.
Sometimes mechanical clamps are used, especially for large wire ropes.
The Reefeater is a development of technology used in the dimension stone industry: high-speed wire ropes studded with diamond cutters are used as saws.