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Scaffolding Slide Presentation Slide 28

Slide 28


Title: Slide 28

Type: Image Slide


Gin wheels are used to raise/lower light loads for a scaffold; maximum load on a gin wheel is 100 pounds. [POP QUIZ: What is the load on the gin wheel with 100 pounds? 200 pounds including the rigging.]

[Includes an image of a gin wheel]

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