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 Snatch Blocks · Sleeves · Load Binders                                   Contents

 Wire Rope · Clips · Thimbles · Shackles    August 23, 2017  Since 1979

 Turnbuckles · Weldless Links · Hooks   Edward Bluvias, III  Features
             Publisher
 Eye Bolts · Eye Nuts · Swivels · Chain  Don Tywoniw   design@wireropenews.com  When Lifting is Done by Helicopter  ...............8
             Production Manager/Editor/
 Cargo Control  · Hand Tools · Links  Advertising Coordinator    Versatile and indispensable means of lifting in
                                                                 situations where conventional methods aren’t
             Barbara Spencer   directory@wireropenews.com        practical.
 Stainless Steel Polyester Lifting Slings  Contributing Editor/  By Pete Hildebrandt
             Suppliers Directory
                                                           L. James Chant: The Legacy, Vision and
             2D Graphics
             Production & Layout                           Innovations of an Inventor  ...........................16
                                                                 A tribute to the inventor, engineer and testing
                web site: www.wireropenews.com                   machine builder who passed this June 15th.
                    or www.wirerope.news                         By Christi G. Chambers & Laura F. Chant
             The online version of our publication is always posted
             about 2 weeks after the printed magazine is delivered,
             giving subscribers first access to all the the great articles,   Throwing a “Ringer” with More Than
             industry news and information.
                                                           Chain and Wire Rope ......................................24
                                                                 St. Pierre Manufacturing has a long history in
                        Advertisers                              the wire rope industry, including working with
                           Index:                                the military. But they also make interesting
                                                                 recreational products.
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