The aluminium ferrules, type T correspond to the European standard (FSET) for turnback ferrule or ferrule secured eye termination. The standard is EN 13411-3. The ferrules are produced from seamfree extrusions which are extruded seamless over mandrel and the aluminium alloy should be AW-5051A according to EN 573-3.
TK ferrules do not correspond to standard mentioned above but have been tested and verified by Talurit (Please follow our swaging instructions as per the technical data sheet).
The aluminium ferrules are the most commonly used in the market, they have a vast variety of applications especially in the lifting gear industry. The T ferrule are thoroughly specified and very well defined for many different wire rope applications. Four different cases are tested and verified according to the standard, EN 13411-3. The ferrules can be used for fibre core, single layer wire ropes, steel core single layer wire ropes, rotation resistant wire ropes and some spiral strand ropes.
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The turnback ferrule system is easy to use. It is quick, safe and has proved itself to be totally reliable. It is also more efficient than most other swaging methods on the market and has been tested and verified according to type testing requirements.