Press Release Summary:
Combining hoist ring strength and safety with shackle versatility, Shackle-Lok(TM) has internal ball bearings within tamper-resistant design that provides smooth 180Â° pivot and 360Â° swivel action under load. U.S. manufactured product, available in inch and metric sizes, features 3-piece design and works with numerous thread sizes. Bolt can accommodate various alternate styles, and removable anchor shackles are interchangeable. Product is CE-certified and conforms to ASME B30.26 and RR-C-271F.
Original Press Release:
Jergens, Inc. Introduces Shackle-Lok(TM) Shackle-Style Hoist Ring
Cleveland, OH - Jergens, Inc., one of the world's largest manufacturers of lifting, workholding, and fastening solutions, announces the addition of Shackle-Lok(TM), a shackle-style hoist ring. 100% domestically manufactured, the Shackle-Lok(TM) combines the strength and safety of a hoist ring with the versatility of a shackle.
Available in a wide variety of inch and metric sizes, the Shackle-Lok(TM) has internal ball bearings within a tamper-resistant design that provides smooth 180° pivot and 360° swivel action under load. Shackle-Lok(TM) is ideal for lifting situations where conventional swivel or stationary hardware may be impractical to use. With a unique, 3-piece design, Shackle-Lok(TM) is ideal for use in low- clearance OEM applications, general rigging applications, and permanent mounting on dies, molds, fixtures, and other heavy equipment.
Easy-to-remove anchor shackles are interchangeable, and the bolt can accommodate a wide variety of alternate styles. Magnetic particle inspected Shackle-Lok(TM) is CE-certified and conforms to ASME B30.26 and RR-C-271F standards. Designed to work with numerous thread sizes, Jergens can manufacture any straight thread size, pitch, or length to meet specific lifting application requirements.
Shackle-Lok(TM) Shackle-Style Hoist Rings can be equipped with Lift ID(TM), Jergens' exclusive automated inspection and compliance system.
Founded in 1942 to help American manufacturers operate efficiently, Jergens, Inc. is comprised of three distinct business units: Workholding Solutions, Lifting, and Specialty Fasteners. Jergens, Inc. is committed to helping its customers achieve leaner, more profitable manufacturing, and continues to add products and engineered solutions for an integrated approach to "Manufacturing Efficiency." Jergens, Inc. is an ISO 9001:2008 certified company. For more information, please contact Jergens, Inc. at 15700 S. Waterloo Road, Cleveland, OH 44110-3898. Phone: 877-486-1454; Fax: 216-481-6193. On the Web: www.jergensinc.com. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.