Yale Cordage, Inc
77 Industrial Park Rd
Saco, ME 04072
Plaited and Single Braided structures to include 6, 8, &12 strand up to 5” dia (15” cir) and 1MM Lb., Double & Triple Braids to 3½” dia, Parallel bonded core Braids to 2½” dia. Fortis² Lifting Slings to 1MM Lb capacity. Loup® Slings & Grommets to 1MM Lbs capacity. Electro /optical/mechanical cables. Cable Grips ( YaleGrips™ and ZipGrips®) to 600mm diameters and 80 tn capacities. Linear drag drogue and Strum suppression cable structures. Yale specializes in custom designed textile solutions that are application specific.
Yale Grip rope stoppers, slings
Sizes: Cords: .015 to .187 dia. Ropes: 3/16” through 3 1/2" dia
Fibers: Same as for rope. UHMWPE's (Spectra & Dyneema), LCP's (Vectran), Aramids (Kevlar, Technora), PBO (Zylon), Polyesters,
Nylons, Polypropylenes, Polyethylenes, Copolymers, Monofilaments, & fiber blends.
Services: Fabrication. Eye splicing, hardware installation, splicer certification, extrusion jackets, electrical terminations, coatings,
prepackaged dock and anchor lines
Horizontal Test Bed 2 Independent hydraulic rams. Both with 15’ Extension
Variable test speeds up to 24”/min1,300,000 Pound (600Te) load capability on ram 1 and 250,000 pounds on ram 2
Sample length 2’ to 116’
Inside frame width 51”
Accuracy to ISO 7500-1:2004 Class 1. ASTM E4
Full test capabilities to include Destructive testing through the full load range, cyclic testing in accordance with ISO and Cordage Institute standards. Thousand Cycle Load Level test capability. Custom test plans can be accommodated.
Wet or Dry test capability
Elongation Measurement system Fully Computer controlled with various output of results Video observation of test specimen
Capabilities: Full rigging services, including cutting, splicing, fabrication with specialty hardware, and coatings. Production of specialized Electromechanical cables. Design and production of new products to user’s needs.