To protect the round slings from cut while using on sharp edges Anti-Abrasive and Anti-cut sleeves must be used. There are basically 2 types of sleeves available for round slings.
1. Movable type sleeves- slide freely on sling but cannot be removed.
2. Quick Sleeve – Slide freely on sling and removable have Velcro.
All these slings are available in different types of material i.e. Polyester, Kevlar, High Molecular Polyethylene (HMPE), Polyester with PU impregnated, Polyurethane blended Polymer and Polyurethane.
Use Anti-Abrasive, Anti-cut Sleeves to protect round slings from damage by sharp edges, we have wide range of protection sleeves (see Sling Protection).
Aperture angles of eyes should not be more than 20°. It means length of the eye equals or exceeds four times the area of support of the lifting hook.