Standard Load Pin SLP–2.0

The DLM Standard Load Pin is manufactured from high tensile 17-4PH H1150D stainless steel fully traceable from European mills. Designed for general use with an emphasis on quality and reliability the standard Load Pin is suitable for a multitude of industries and applications.

Load Pins can also be supplied with various electrical outputs for easy interfacing with host of different instrumentation and displays, along with hermetic sealing and encapsulation against vibratio and mechanical shock. The standard Load Pin can be custom designed by DLM Engineers to meet clients exacting requirments and each design is proven with a full FEA analysis.

Key Features:

  • Stainless steel construction
  • Minimum of 5:1 safety factor
  • Up to IP68 protection
  • Cable laying equipment
  • Wide range of electrical outputs
  • Custom design


  • Cranes
  • Winches
  • Instrumented sheave / Snatch blocks
  • Cable tensioners
  • Custom applications
  • Offshore moorings

Dimensional Data

Pin Material 17/4PH H1150 + 1150 stainless steel
Bridge Resistance 350Ω – 1000Ω
Accuracy <±1.0% FRO
Load ratings 1 tonne up to 2000 tonnes
Operating Temperature -20°C to +70°C
Signal conditioner options: mV gauge output / 4 -20mA 3 wire Amplifier / 4 – 20mA 2 wire Amplifier / RS485 MODBUS signal conditioner / RS485 ASCII signal conditioner / 0 – 10V Amplifier
Input Voltage 10V excitation for mV output pin / 12-30VDC for internal Amplifiers
Degree of protection options IP67/IP68 with cable gland connection / IP66 for Mil Spec connector option
Connection options Cable gland and signal cable / Mil Spec connector and signal cable
Locking and fixing arrangements Keeper slot and lock plate / Anti-rotation bracket / hread and nut with split pin / Welded bracket
Certification Calibration, proof load and test certificates to BS EN 10002/2 1992 / Material certification to 3.1 or 3.2 upon request