← Return to Plant Pictures Category 2: Machine Shop & Special Assemblies Our machine shop manufacturers swaged fittings and customized wire rope assemblies. Modern machine tools for fitting production. Boring out of a solid thimble to meet customer’s requirements. Our machine shop personnel at your service. Part bins of our stainless steel fittings and components. Stainless Steel swaged fitting selected for assembly. Processing a large diameter wire rope. Processing large wire rope to tight tolerances. A 3-1/2″ wire rope assembly set up in one of our socketing towers. Before socketing procedure sockets are carefully adjusted to their correct plane. Socketing resin has been poured into the socket and is waiting for solidification. A 3-1/2″ Spelter Socket Cable Assembly for St. Laurence Seaway packaged up for shipment. Partial view of rope sling shop. Wire Rope Sling Shop. Some of our rope splicers having some fun. A wire rope sling being finished in our 600 ton swager. Swaging of a large diameter wire rope sling.