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Marine Rigging Manufacturers and Suppliers

IQS Directory provides a comprehensive list of marine rigging manufacturers and suppliers. Use our website to review and source top marine rigging manufacturers with roll over ads and detailed product descriptions. Find marine rigging companies that can design, engineer, and manufacture marine rigging to your company's specifications. Then contact the marine rigging companies through our quick and easy request for quote form. Website links, company profile, locations, phone, product videos and product information is provided for each company. Access customer reviews and keep up to date with product news articles. Whether you are looking for manufacturers of rigging equipment, mechanical cable assemblies, coiled cables, or customized marine rigging, this is the resource for you.

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Tyler Madison is your source for wire rope and wire rope accessories. For those interested in marine rigging, our wire rope can be ordered to meet any number of design considerations. Boating is one the most common industries for which we offer our services. Here at Tyler Madison, your marine rigging is enhanced by our value added services, such as design assistance, cable rewinding and coiling and packaging. Call us today; we look forward to assisting you.
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Jersey Strand and Cable has risen over the past 30 years to stand as the most diversified fine diameter strand and cable manufacturer of its reach in the world today. Our backbone is our exceptional management control system, which streamlines and strengthens the experience of both supplier and client. Our wire rope serves over 18 industries, including boating and fishing. To meet the varying needs of our customers, we provide custom stranded wire rope and cable. Consult us today!
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Lexco Cable's mission is to delight customers by supplying value-adding wire rope products to their applications. Our selection of wire rope products will fit nearly any need imaginable. We're also excited to work with you to create custom wire rope. Our in-house coated wire can be tailored to your specifications, including color, thickness and durometer. Additionally, our wire rope can meet many standards, like IWRC RR-W-410 and ASTM A-586, under Domestic, US Melt or DFARS rope requirements.
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Based out of Michigan City, Indiana, Sandin Manufacturing specializes in custom-designed mechanical cable assemblies. Our extensive inventory of wire rope fittings and CNC machines helps us bring you precisely and quickly fabricated wire rope. We design our wire rope and cable to meet diverse requirements for a broad range of industries. With over 50 years of experience with proven reliability and customer service, we at Sandin Manufacturing believe that we're the right choice. Let us prove it!
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Carl Stahl Sava Industries has been manufacturing versatile wire rope, with a particular eye for small, delicate, miniature cables, for over 40 years. Our customers range from sole proprietors to Fortune 100 companies. Large or small, we treat each project with care. All of our work is monitored by our Quality Assurance team, ensuring your satisfaction. We serve countless markets, among them boating and marine equipment. Call us today to see what our team can do for you.
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Bergen Cable Technology is here to help you connect with confidence. Founded in 1941, we lead in wire rope and cable innovation. Since the 1960's, we've worked with many recognizable names, such as Boeing, GM, Ford, Xerox, IBM and the US Government. Our exclusive cable products impress customers from many industries, such as aerospace, transportation, medical and marine. Clients call our Safety Cable™ system the best threaded fastener retention system out there. Get connected with Bergen Cable!
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At Elite Sales, we believe in supplying the best. We sell our brand strictly on the wholesale market to help our customers compete in their markets. These customers include wire rope fabricators, regional distributors, industry specific supply houses and OEMs, from markets like commercial fishing and cargo transport. We have a vast collection of wire rope and wire rope accessories, enough to outfit any operation. Let us help you get your marine rigging and other wire rope applications ready!
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For all your wire rope needs, turn to Aero Assemblies! We are the Midwest's leading manufacturer of custom cable wire rope assemblies. Our complete line of wire rope products and services can't be beat. Our custom capabilities include flash cutting, hydraulic swaging, pull testing, heat stamping, valued added packaging and kitting services. We seek to go above and beyond the quality required by our ISO 9000 certification. Call us today to let us maximize your value.
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Founded by Henry St. Pierre in 1920 as a tire chain company, St. Pierre Manufacturing is run today by Henry's children and grandchildren. We sell a variety of items including tire chains, chain and wire rope. Our Chain and Wire Rope Division partners with many other manufacturers in order to offer a wide selection of wire rope and wire rope products. Call us today to discuss your needs. We'll get you fitted.
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Marine Rigging

Marine rigging is used on commercial and recreational boats for a variety of purposes. Cables of various sizes are used to secure masts, hoist sails, tie boats up next to a dock, and hold cargo in place during transport. Most boats are fitted with rigging when they are manufactured, but sometimes the cables are changed if they begin to wear out or if the craft is being used for heavy duty shipping purposes. The cables that are used for rigging usually have looped ends so that they can be bolted or hooked to other attachments on the ship. On sail boats, anyone climbing the mast should strap on to one of the cables on the way up in case a strong wind blows them over while they are climbing.

To create marine rigging, manufacturers begin with long strips of high tensile metal that are tightly woven together into strands. Steel is the most commonly used material for this process. Several strands are then spun and pressed tightly together into a helix using a machine. The newly created rigging cable is then rolled up on to a spool and shipped out, or it is rolled up on to a pulley to be used with a brand new piece of marine equipment. Cable on a ship that is used as part of the rigging is referred to as "cordage". Cordage in a fixed position is called standing rigging. This is usually found between the mast and the deck to add tension and hold the mast in place. Running rigging is the cordage that is used to control the movement of the sails. This type of rigging needs to be flexible to allow for smooth movement over the pulleys, but it also needs to be very strong to hold the sails in place during high winds.

Before technological advances in manufacturing allowed boat builders to use cable for rigging, heavy ropes were used. The problem with this was that the ropes quickly wore out and they would even snap under too much strain. Maine rigging made using cable is strong and durable, making it well suited to large and small sail boats.

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