May 2023 A Versatile Solution
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This test is based on the article, A Versatile Solution, published in the May 2023 issue and counts as one contact hour (0.1 CEU) of elevator industry continuing education credit. Most courses are approved by NAEC for CET/CAT and NAESAI for QEI and in the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin.
Learning Objectives - After reading this article, you should have learned about:
- The relationship between wire tensile grade and hardness of the wire
- The type of drive sheave groove required to use polyurethane coated ropes
- The difference in traction capability of conventional wire ropes on steel sheaves to polyurethane-coated wire ropes on steel sheaves
- The difference in the minimum drive sheave diameter allowed on a conventional wire rope to a polyurethane-coated wire rope
- The lifetime expectation differences between a polyurethane-coated rope and a conventional wire rope
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