Characteristics For A Good Lifting Hook

Characteristics for a good lifting hook


1. Purchase lifting hooks should have technical documents such as the certificate of the manufacturer before they can be 

used. Otherwise, they should be inspected;

2. Hooks shall not have defects affecting the safe use performance; hook defects shall not be welded; the surface of the 

hook shall be smooth, and there shall be no defects such as cracks, folds, sharp angles, burrs, peeling, over burning, etc.; 

Drill or weld.

3. It is possible to select two suitable positions at the shortest distance of the hook opening to print the mark that is not 

easy to wear, and measure the distance of the mark as the basis for detecting whether the opening degree changes during 


4. The hook material can be made of 20 high-quality carbon steel forging. It is strictly forbidden to use casting hook. The 

material of the hook is generally applied to A3, C3 ordinary carbon steel, or 16Mn low alloy steel.

5, the technical conditions of the homemade hook should meet the requirements of GB 10051.1-88 ~ GB 10051.5-88.

6. The longitudinal axis of the hook plate of the plate must be in the rolling direction of the steel plate, and the hook piece is

 not allowed to be spliced.

7. The hook plate of the board shall be connected by a countersunk rivet, and the high-stress bending part where the hook 

of the board is in contact with the lifting point of the lifting object shall not be connected by rivets.

8. Fully enclosed welding is not allowed between the plate hook laminations, only intermittent welding is allowed.

9. Hooks that have been subjected to overload test shall be disposed of.


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