What are the types of Stainless Steel Wire Rope?
Stainless Steel Wire Rope comes in 3 main types which describe
its make up:
- 1 x 19 Stainless Wire Rope has 19 strands of a single wire.
This is a stiff wire, ideal for straight lines and has fewer
crevices for corrosion.
- 7 x 7 Stainless Wire Rope has 7 groups each with 7 strands of
wire. This cable has medium flexibility and is good at going round
bends and being crimped.
- 7 x 19 Stainless Wire Rope has 7 groups each with 19 strands of
wire. This cable has a high degree of flexibility and is excellent
at going round bends.
Why is 7 x 7 Stainless Wire Rope so good?
Stainless Steel 7 x 7 Wire Rope is an excellent cable choice for
stainless steel balustrades and handrails as it offers the
flexibility to go through thimbles and fittings and be crimped.
Where can I get Stainless Steel cable in Brisbane?
Anzor Fasteners in Acacia Ridge stock a wide range of grade 316
stainless steel cables and wire ropes as well as chain and
How do I crimp Stainless Steel Wire Rope?
By choosing the Stainless Steel Wire Rope you need, ideally type
7 x 7 or 7 x 19 for crimping, then choose the
fittings and crimps and with a simple wire crimping
tool you can cut and crimp the wire on site.
How do I make a Stainless Wire Balustrade?
There are many
Stainless Wire Balustrade and handrail options such as the
Vertical Stainless Wire Balustrade or
Horizontal Stainless Wire Balustrade.
How do I keep my Stainless Wire Balustrade clean?
cleaning of stainless steel wire rope is important to prevent
tea-staining. It is also advisable to protect the stainless wire
Lanolin to prevent rust from forming.