The type 1 nylon triangle choker sling is very similar to a type 2 triangle sling as they both have metal triangles on each end. The difference between the two is that the triangle choker web sling has a larger, slotted triangle on one end that allows it to be used in a choker hitch. The type 2 triangle sling can only be used in vertical and basket hitches, while the Type 1 triangle choker can be used in all three different hitch types. This versatility make the Type 1 triangle choker slings nylon lifting slings extremely economical lift all web slings.
The triangles are made of steel, but they are also available in aluminum (on slings up to 6" wide and in 1-ply capacities), by request. Although we show only 1-ply and 2-ply options here, custom slings in a 3-ply or 4-ply may be an option by calling our sales team at 855-205-7323.
Sling Proof Testing Certificates Proof testing certificates can be supplied with your order for a nominal fee and must be requested at the time of order. Proof tests are performed in the factory where the sling is pull tested to 2x the vertical rating and officially recorded as proof for governing bodies. During the standard manufacturing process, only random slings during a production run are tested for compliance; in order to provide proof testing certificates with your order, every sling must be pull tested at the time of manufacture.