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Acceptance Criteria for Below-the-Hook Devices

On this episode of YouTube Qs, Dan Sherwood answers this question: I can’t find any acceptance criteria on proof testing below-the-hook devices, besides being able to hold 125% the rated load. Do you guys have any guidance on specifics of acceptance criteria? Is there a spec that covers this?

In this video
0:00 – Intro
0:15 – The Question
0:36 – Dan’s answer
2:00 – Closing

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