A thimble is a grooved metal fitting that is manufactured to protect the fastening loop of a wire rope sling. We recommend that you use thimbles when forming eyes with wire rope clips. Thimbles are not considered a primary load carrying unit and are not rated as such.
Crosby G411 Thimbles are manufactured in hot-dipped galvanized steel. They have become the going standard in the industry for light duty lifting uses. Crosby has become known for their quality products, and that is proven with this product.