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Are Ball Bearing Pulleys Always Better?

A well-designed pulley, such as the above mentioned 2-stage bearing system, will remain highly efficient across the full working load range. However, some ball bearing pulleys may produce great results at a low load, then rapidly lose efficiency as the load increases. Read the rest

All About Rope Construction

Rope seems so simple, yet the construction and fibers used can have a huge impact. Understanding the characteristics of different fibers is key to choosing the right product for your individual application. Let’s start by identifying three types of fibers and seven common materials used to make them. Read the rest