7/16"-1/2" (11-13mm) Wedge Socket-18" Rod

Part No. ZZWNS13-18

ZZIPCO USA, ZZWNS Series Wedge Sockets (shackles) are tested with the highest strength elevator rope (made in Germany) in today's market and exceeds ASME A 17.1 Elevator Safety Code. All standard wedge sockets are painted with a black body and color coded to match each wedge color for high safety standards.

ZZWNS Wedge Socket assembly includes: wedge socket, wedge, (2) rope retaining clips, cotter pin, washer, and (2) nuts.

Key Features

  • -Safer than handling molten Babbitt or chemicals
  • -Installation methods are easier to teach
  • -Proven in thousands of applications
  • -Save over 50% on cost and labor versus Babbitt and resin socketing
  • -Easy, consistent installation
  • -Simple adjustment procedure for shortening ropes
  • -Easy method of inspection to assure correct installation
  • -Exceeds all OEM specifications


  • Size: 7/16" - 1/2"
  • A: 7.5"
  • B: 18"
  • C: 9.05"
  • Nut Size: M20
  • H: 24"



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