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KENNEDY WIRE ROPE & SLING

You Don’t Have to Sacrifice Quality to Get a Great Deal

At Kennedy Wire Rope and Sling Company, our goal is to be the best at what we do. From synthetic slings to chain hoists to plate lifting clamps, everything we offer is designed to offer our clients a product that’s safe at a price that’s fair. In fact, we’re big proponents of the belief that…

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We Bring Four Decades of Experience to the Table

When it comes to safety, you can never be too careful. The good news is that at Kennedy Wire Rope and Sling Company, we bring plenty of experience to the table in keeping people safe on the job. We offer a vast selection of slings, wire rope, cordage, and other fall protection equipment.  In fact,…

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Why “Made In America” Is Important to Us

From the shoes on our feet to the clothes on our backs to the appliances in our homes, many of the products in our lives tend to come from factories overseas. For many, there’s a desire to buy items that are made in America, but the problem is that those things are just too hard…

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What are the Different Types of Rigging Hardware?

When you are carrying out operations that involve rigging, safety should be at the top of the agenda. It is very important to have the right quality equipment and accessories in place to perform these tasks properly. With the right rigging hardware, you can achieve your rigging goals in a safe and efficient manner and…

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The Basics Of Sheave Block Use

One of the advantages of working with our staff at Kennedy Wire Rope & Sling Company is our experience in the area of providing rigging solutions for a variety of industries and applications. This expertise allows our professionals to provide top customer service, helping our clients to find the right part for their lifting needs….

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What is a Crosby Turnbuckle?

A turnbuckle is a fairly simple device used to adjust the tension of ropes, rods, wires, etc. On each end of the turnbuckle is a threaded eye. The tension is increased or reduced by turning frame in the middle of the eyebolts. By turning the frame, the rope or wire can be made more tense…

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Keep Your Rigging Hardware Well-Maintained

A rigging operation is only as effective as the hardware it uses. While on the surface, everything seems to be working smoothly, overlooked damage or wear on any pieces of equipment could suddenly bring operations to a grinding halt, with potentially devastating results. This is why the best offense is a good defense. Setting standards…

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