Utilizing Multiple Parts of Line

Winch and Hoist Application Guidelines

Rigging Diagram

Calculations

To determine the number of parts of line required, divide the total required line pull by available single line pull to generate a multiplier.

Reference the table to the right to find the next number greater than the calculated multiplier.

Parts of LineMultiplier
Nylatron SheavesBronze Bushed SheavesRoller Bearing Sheaves
21.861.911.96
32.582.762.88
43.163.533.77
53.64.244.63
63.904.895.45
7-----5.486.24
8-----6.037.00

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