MSHA - Code of Federal Regulations - 30 CFR 77.1436
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MSHA - Title 30 CFR
30 CFR § 77.1436
Drum end attachment.


(a) For drum end attachment, wire rope shall be attached--

(1) Securely by clips after making one full turn around the drum spoke;

(2) Securely by clips after making one full turn around the shaft, if the drum is fixed to the shaft; or

(3) By properly assembled anchor bolts, clamps, or wedges, provided that the attachment is a design feature of the hoist drum. Design feature means either the manufacturer's original design or a design approved by a registered professional engineer.

(b) A minimum of three full turns of wire rope shall be on the drum when the rope is extended to its maximum working length.