Lifting Points - for bolting - Excavator hook for bolting: VCGH-G

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- VCGH-G - the light weight construction generation

Complies with the machinery directives 2006/42/EG

Excavator hook used as a lifting point for wire rope slings, round slings and lifting means with an oval suspension ring or eye. With a stable hook securing mechanism comparable to that of the VCGH.

Min. bolt quality is 10.9. Only the provided crack detected bolts should be used. The surface is pink powder coated. Pay attention to the permissible load direction. Work piece material, at least 1.0037 (St 37).

For leight metals, nonferrous heavy metals and grey cast iron, the thread type allocation must be done in such a way that, the WLL of the thread type fulfils the requirements of the respective work piece Make sure the bolting surface is plain.

Excavator hook for bolting

Ensure an appropriate bore depth to facilitate an optimal sitting of the engaging surface. Tighten up the bolts with a torque of 800 Nm.

When impact loaded or operated in environments with vibrations, unintentional loosening can happen, especially if through bolts with nuts are used.

Securing possibilities: Tighten the bolts with the specified torque and use a liquid thread securing medium eg. Loctite ( adapted to the respective requirements, follow the manufacturer´s recomendations)

  • Extremely robust forged safety latch.
  • Supplied with RUD special bolts, 100 % crack detected and provided with special corrosion protection Deltatone.
  • Due to the limited operation range, assembly should be in the direction of pull.
Product Code: VCGH-G