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New Sling Protection Products Now Available Through U.S. Cargo Control

The full line of sling protection products is now available through U.S. Cargo Control. Sling protection i...

Tackle the Toughest Lifting Jobs with NEW High Performance Round Slings

Read how Lift-It® High Performance Round Slings can improve safety standards in the lifting and rigging industry.

What is D/d Ratio & Why is this Critical for Lifting Slings?

What effect does D/d Ratio have on lifting slings and their sling capacities?

Polyester Slings vs Nylon Slings: Which Web Sling Type is Better?

Learn more about how polyester slings or nylon slings work and determine which one works best for your job.

How to Choose a Lifting Sling

Learn the basics of nylon lifting slings, polyester round slings, chain slings, and wire rope slings and how to choose the right one for your job.

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