Forged from special C-1035 steel, fine grain, special bar quality. Spheroidized annealed for cold swaging. Swage sockets are recommended for use on 6×19 or 6×37 IWRC regular lay ropes. They are also safisfactory on galvanized bridge rope. They are not recommended for use on fiber core or lang lay ropes.
Sockets properly applied have an efficiency rating of 100% of the catalog breaking of the wire rope.