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Scaffolding Slide Presentation Slide 48

Slide 48


Title: Slide 48

Type: Image Slide


Suspension cables for suspended scaffolds MUST be inspected by a competent person for kinks, birdcaging, etc., which severely decrease the strength of the suspension ropes.

[Includes an image of a damaged suspension cable]

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