| 8xK26 Wire Rope

The 8xK26 wire rope is a type of wire rope that is composed of eight strands with 26 wires in each strand. It is commonly used in heavy lifting and rigging operations where high strength and resistance to twisting and deformation are required. If you want to buy this type of wire rope, pls feel free to contact us for an offer sheet. 

>> 8xK26 Wire Rope

8xK26 wire rope cross-section

8xK26 steel wire rope cross-section

  • Surface treatment:

Ungalvanized, Galvanized, Hot dipped galvanized

  • Diameter: 


  • Tensile strength:

1570, 1670, 1770, 1870, 1960, 2160N/MM2, IPS, EIPS, EEIPS

  • Length:

300m/Reel, 500m/Reel, 1000m/Reel, 2000m/Reel, or customer requirement

  • Packing:

Wooden reel, plastic reel,  steel reel, canton box, wooden box

  • MOQ:

1000 Meters

8xK26 wire ropes


  • Abrasion resistance performance.
  • High breaking force.
  • Fatigue resistant performance
  • Suitable for high-lifting working.


  • Hoisting rope for vertical shafts, rotary drilling rig, dock crane, tower crane.

The 8xK26WS wire rope features eight strands, each made of 26 individual wires. The “WS” in the name stands for “Warrington-Seale”, which refers to the specific construction method used for the strands. In this construction, the inner layer and outer layer of wires have different diameters to distribute the load evenly across all of the wires. This construction produces a rotation-resistant wire rope that is ideal for applications that involve lifting or hoisting heavy loads.

SICHwirerope as a wire rope manufacturer, specializes in the production of 8xK26WS wire ropes, offering top-quality products that meet the highest standards of design and performance. It is particularly versatile and strong, making it ideal for many applications. 

In the following, we will mainly introduce our brand (SICH) the following wire rope:

* 8xK26WS-IWR Wire Rope

The 8xK26WS-IWR wire rope is composed of eight strands, each made of 26 individual wires. The “WS” in the name refers to “Warrington-Seale” construction, which features a unique arrangement of wires to increase strength and flexibility.

The 8xK26WS-IWR wire rope is commonly used in applications that require high performance, such as crane ropes, hoist ropes, winch ropes, and other types of load-bearing ropes.

8xK26WS IWR Wire Rope

Taken together, these advantages allow the 8xK26WS-IWR wire rope to be used in a wide range of heavy-duty applications such as cranes, hoists, elevators, and winches.

* 8xK26 Galvanized Wire Rope

The 8xK26 galvanized wire rope is a type of wire rope consisting of 8 strands, each containing 26 wires and has a protective zinc coating to protect against corrosion. The wire rope is typically made using high-strength carbon steel, which provides excellent tensile strength and fatigue resistance.

8xK26 Galvanized Wire Rope

In conclusion, the 8xK26 galvanized wire rope is an excellent option for heavy-duty applications requiring high strength, durability, and corrosion resistance, at an affordable cost.

* 8xK26 Ungalvanized Wire Rope

The 8xK26 ungalvanized wire rope, this type of wire rope does not have a protective zinc coating, and its natural color is a silver-matte finish.

8xK26 Ungalvanized Wire Rope

In conclusion, the 8xK26 ungalvanized wire rope is highly regarded for its strength, flexibility, and abrasion resistance, making it a popular choice among wire rope users. However, it should be noted that it is not ideal for use in environments where corrosion is a concern.

* 8xK26 Wire Rope Specifications & Weight Chart - IWRC & FC

Standard: GB/T 8918. EN12385 available.

8xK26WS wire rope specification

Allowable diameter deviation: +0% ~ +5%

* Packing & Delivery

wire rope packaging & delivery

As a China wire rope manufacturer, we know that packing and delivery are essential and important. We take great care to ensure that all of our wire ropes are properly packaged for delivery so that they arrive in perfect condition.

Our packing processes prioritize safety and quality control, aiming to prevent any possible damage to our products during transport. We use specialized wooden or steel reels with special materials from the environmental conditions commonly encountered during delivery.

Our delivery services are reliable and efficient, and we use experienced partners to provide international and domestic transportation. Thanks to these safe and dependable transportation methods, you can trust that your order of wire ropes from our Sich wire rope manufacturer will arrive on time and in the best condition.


What is the difference between 8xK26 and 8xK26WS wire rope?

- The main difference between 8xK26 and 8xK26WS wire rope is that the latter is rotation-resistant and is specifically designed to resist twists and kinks that can occur during lifting or rigging operations.

What are the applications of 8xK26WS wire rope?

- 8xK26WS wire rope is commonly used in heavy lifting and rigging operations where resistance to twists and kinks is needed, such as in cranes, hoists, and winches.

What is the construction material of 8xK26WS wire rope?

- The construction material for 8xK26WS wire rope typically consists of high-strength steel wires that are twisted together to form strands, and then woven into the final rope construction.

How should 8xK26WS wire rope be inspected?

- 8xK26WS wire rope should be inspected regularly for signs of wear, corrosion, broken wires, and deformations. Any visible damage should be addressed promptly to prevent potential safety hazards. Specific inspection procedures may vary depending on the manufacturer's recommendations and intended use.

Why Choose the SichWirerope Wire Rope Manufacturer?

wire rope manufacturer with high quality

- High Quality Products

Our Sichwirerope manufacturer is experienced in the production of high quality wire ropes, including galvanized, stainless steel and PVC coated versions. With a dedication to quality, we ensure that our products meet international standards and are tested and certified by third-party inspection services.

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- Competitive Prices

Our Sichwirerope manufacturer in China offers competitive prices based on the quality of the product and the quantity ordered. We strive to keep our prices competitive while still providing excellent quality, value and customer service.


- Innovative Solutions

As one of the largest wire rope manufacturer in China, we specialize in creating innovative products and customized solutions to meet the needs of our customers. We are committed to working closely with our customers to create unique products that meet their specific needs and requirements.

Fast Lead Times

- Fast Lead Times

Our wire rope manufacturer in China is committed to offering fast lead times for all orders. We understand that our customers expect prompt and timely delivery of their products, so we strive to ensure that orders are dispatched in a timely manner. We also offer custom-made services for our customers who require custom sizes or specifications.

customer service - sichwirerope

- Excellent Customer Service

Our team of dedicated customer service representatives is always available to assist with inquiries or queries regarding orders. We prioritize customer service and satisfaction, which is why we provide prompt and friendly responses to all enquiries.


marine engineering

Offshore Oil & Gas

Largr diameter cable-laid slings are used for the hoisting of part of an offshore oil platform.

Salvage Engineering

Salvage Operations

Participated in the design & manufacturing of slings for Nanhai No.1 salvage operation.



Supplied CCS certified steel-ferrule-secured slings to Shandong Bohai Ferry Company

ports and container terminals

Ports & Container Terminals

Supplied slings, fittings and anti-typhoon products for Shenzhen Chiwan Container Terminal.

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Petroleum Chemical Projects

Supplied slings for the redinery construction project of Nanhai Oil Company.

power plant project

Power Plant Project

Supplied sling products for the Three Gorges projects & the hydropower facilities installation.

Global Contract Suppliers

> SichWirerope manufacturer the wire rope slings have been exported to more than 60 countries and districts such as Europe, Australia, South America, Japan, Southeast Asia, and the Middle East in the past 40 years.

> We attend the exhibition every year, such as the USA (Houston) International Petroleum Exhibition (OTC), and Guangzhou International Exhibition in China. So, we have signed contracts with various customers from different countries.

Global Contract Suppliers


> The SichWirerope wire rope slings applicable standards: GB, EN, BS, DIN, AS, JIS, ASME, and WSTDA standards.

> We have got a CCS type certificate, DNV type certificate, CE certificate, GS certificate, CNAS national laboratory accreditation

> Supply CCS, DNV, ABS, BV, and other third-party testing services, issue certificates, and have many invention patents.


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