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1

Hooks that have open more than the specified amount allowed by the manufacturer

Must be removed from service

2

The hoisting hook must always be

Above and in line with the loads centre of gravity

3

Shoulder type eyebolts should only be used with angular pull greater than

45*

4

When slings with hooks are used in a bridle sling arrangement they should always be

Turned out and have safety latches

5

When making an eye in the end of a rope with U-bolt wire rope clips, the saddle must always be placed on :

Live end of the rope

6

Which type of block is designed to change the angle of pull for wire rope

Snatch block

7

Remove from service any portion of a lifting chain that is worn:

10% or more of the original diameter

8

When two or more sling eyes are to be placed in a lifting hook, it is preferable to use

A shackle