CASE STUDIES

ANATOMY OF AN EARLY ADOPTER:
VIANT CRANE
DIGGING & RIGGING MAKES THE SWITCH:
WIRE TO SYNTHETIC
K-100 IS PULLING ITS WEIGHT
FOR THE U.S. NAVY

 

 


 

 

RESOURCES

K​-100 DATASHEET

K-100™ FAQs
INSPECTION/RETIREMENT
CRITERIA

 

  


 

eGUIDE

Learn when, where, and why K-100 is a better investment
 and a safe choice than wire rope. 
Download the eGuide

For optimal viewing, this interacive eGuide should be opened in Adobe Acrobat.
Here is a link to download Abrobat Reader for free. (https://get.adobe.com/reader/)

 

 


 

 

TECH BULLETINS

Samson is constantly testing, documenting, and verifying the durability, strength, value, and safety of K-100 in different environments and conditions around the world. The technical bulletins below publish the latest findings and relevant information crane owners and operators need to know about K-100.

 

 

​EFFECT OF TWIST
ON BRAIDED ROPE
​IMPACT OF ELEVATED TEMPERATURES ON K-100 ​HOW COLD
CAN YOU GO?
​EFFECT OF UV
LIGHT ON K-100
 

 

 

 


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TECH TIPS AND VIDEOS
SEEING IS BELIEVING

These videos will show what you need to know about K-100.
From installing to inspecting to handling, it's all here.

  

 
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STRETCH EXPLAINED (1:02)

 

WEIGHT MATTERS (:51)

 

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​REEVING RACE (1:57)

 

LIFTING SIMPLIFIED (1:42)

 

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K-100 INSTALL PREP/RETROFIT (1:21)

 

​K-100 INSTALLATION (1:58)

 

 
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K-100 INSPECTION VIDEO (1:17)

 

HOISTING NO-LOAD (0:27)

 

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HOISTING HIGH LOAD (1:38)
 
 

 

 

SAMSON APP


For the iPhone and iPad this handy app features:

  • Inspection and retirement criteria
  • Internal and external abrasion inspection information
  • Splice Instructions

Download it from the Apple Store.

 

CONNECT WITH SAMSON
       




 
 

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