90.20 Standard under periodical review Jan 15, 2023
CEN/TC 168 Chains, ropes, webbing, slings and accessories - Safety
77.140.65 Steel wire, wire ropes and link chains
This Part of this European Standard specifies the particular materials, manufacturing and testing requirements for
ropes for general lifting applications.
The particular hazards covered by this Part are identified in Clause 4.
This Part of this European Standard does not establish requirements for information for use other than those given
in clause 7 of Part 1. Neither does it cover the requirements for ropes fitted with terminations.
Minimum breaking force values for the more common classes, sizes and grades of rope are provided in tables 5 to
Legislation related to this standard
Directive 2006/42/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 17 May 2006 on machinery, and amending Directive 95/16/EC (recast)Harmonized/Supporting
90.20 Standard under periodical review
Jan 15, 2023