Why We Love Crosby Lifting Eyes

Crosby lifting eyes help facilitate lifts and rigging applications on job sites across the country. Known for their strength, durability and reliability, they are the top choice throughout the mining, construction and transportation industries. 

Achieving such widespread adoption for what is a relatively simple device is quite a feat. So why Crosby? How did they become the most trusted lifting eye on the market? There are plenty of reasons to love Crosby lifting eyes, let’s take a look at them!

Safety First

Safety is the single most important factor on any job site. With that in mind, Crosby lifting eyes are designed to meet strict safety standards. With so much riding on their ability to stand up to the task, rigging professionals need to be confident they can handle heavy loads without breaking or failing. This is why Crosby lifting eyes are designed to meet strict safety standards, including those set by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). When used properly, they are the safest and most reliable means of lifting and rigging heavy loads.

Design & Versatility

Crosby lifting eyes are designed to be up to the task, time and time again. This lifting gear is made from high-strength steel, which is capable of withstanding heavy loads even in harsh environments. They are coated with a layer of corrosion-resistant material to protect against rust. Crosby lifting eyes couldn’t be easier to use. They can be easily attached to lifting equipment, allowing rigging professionals to stay efficient on the job site.

Crosby lifting eyes come in a variety of sizes and styles, making them suitable for use in many different applications. They can be used with a variety of lifting equipment, including hooks, chains and wire ropes. With so many useful designs carrying the same reputation, it’s little wonder how Crosby lifting eyes became the preferred implement in rigging.

High Capacity, Many Applications

Crosby lifting eyes come in a wide range of capacities, from a few hundred pounds to several tons. Some lifting eyes feature a bail that swivels, while others are fixed. The swivel design allows the lifting eye to rotate 360 degrees, which helps prevent twisting and damage to the lifting equipment. While the capacity of a lifting eye will depend on the size and material of the device, when you check your lifting eye, it’ll be Crosby. 

This lifting gear is commonly used in a variety of industries, including construction, mining, transportation, and offshore oil and gas. You are using the best lifting gear available when it is widely used across unrelated industries.

Work With the Best

Overall, Crosby lifting eyes are a popular choice for professionals who need a safe, reliable and versatile lifting and rigging tool. They are designed to withstand heavy loads and harsh environments, and when used properly, they can help to increase efficiency and safety on the job site.

 If you’re ready to stock up on Crosby lifting eyes, Paducah Rigging is here for you! Reach out today to place your order.


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