main rope

main rope

[′mān ‚rōp]
(mining engineering)
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These correspond with reddish loops on the main rope.
In order to get there, I would have to detach from the main rope and use my spider rope.
Then it's your responsibility to release a safety cord, to freefall through the air on a main rope that flexes like a bungee.
The Prusik creates a loop that will grip another rope under pressure, but slide along the main rope when pressure is released.
b)Successfully developed a compact traction machine by lightening the load on the traction machine, through reducing the weight of the system by reducing the main rope diameter while increasing the rope's strength.
I think it was felt the suggestions for the elevation along the main Rope Walk wall, fronting Coton Road, were a little too avant garde.
Sh: Replacement Of Old Sheave And Main Rope Of 1 No.
Tenders are invited for Replacement Of Old Sheave And Main Rope Of 1 No.
Tenders are invited for Development Of 13 Items Of Main Rope Cleaner
Tenders are invited for Replacement Of Damaged Main Rope Of Lift No.
Some of the features of the record-setting elevator include a permanent magnet synchronous motor to achieve both a thinner profile and higher output power, a compact traction machine realised by adopting main ropes with higher strength and lighter weight, and a space-saving control unit with inverters that possesses one of the world's highest capacities for elevators