Loos and Company Cable and Wire Rope Specifications

Loos and Company manufactures wire rope, cable, and strand to the military, O.E.M., or international specifications below

Wire rope, flexible, for aircraft control (supersedes MIL-W-83420, MIL-C-5424 and MIL-W-1511)DMS 2454Douglas Material Specification “Wire strand, aircraft, nonflexible, tin-over-zinc coated”
Wire rope, non flexible, for aircraft application (supersedes MIL-W-87161, MIL-W-5693 and MIL-W-6940)DMS 2114Douglas Material Specification “Wire rope, steel, nonflexible”
Cable, steel (corrosion-resisting, non-magnetic) flexible, preformed (for aeronautical use) (supersedes MIL-W-18375)DMS 1989Douglas Material Specification “Wire rope, steel, nylon-coated”
Cable, lockclad, for aircraft controlBAMS 511-011Bombardier Aerospace Material Specification “Wire cable for aircraft control systems”
MIL-DTL-6117Wire Rope Assemblies, Aviation, Swage Type
BS24917Raytheon Aircraft “Wire rope, steel, flexible for aircraft flight control systems”
MIL-DTL-83140Wire ropes, stainless steel preformed, non-rotation, for aircraft rescue hoist and cargo handling (winching) (supersedes MIL-W-83140)CM3862Cessna Aircraft “Control cable-corrosion resistant”
MIL-W-18242Wire rope and wire rope assemblies; single leg-corrosion resisting steel, minesweepingCMS 511-01Bombardier (Canadair Div.) “Wire cable for aircraft control systems”
RR-W-410Federal Specification for Wire Rope and StrandGL505HNorthrop Grumman “Lanyard cable-plastic covered”
Click the above documents for download in Adobe PDF formatP100General Dynamics “Wire rope, flexible, CRES, coated and uncoated”
ASTM A1023 / A1023M Stranded Carbon Steel Wire Ropes for General PurposesP101General Dynamics “Wire rope, flexible, carbon steel, plastic coated and uncoated"
BMS 7-265Boeing Material Specification “Wire Rope for Aircraft Controls-Flexible”PS 60043New Piper Aircraft “ Limited relaxation control cable"
DMS 2187Douglas Material Specification “Wire Rope, Aircraft, 7 X 31 Warrington-Seale, IWRC”ISO 2020International Standards Org. “ Preformed flexible steel wire rope for aircraft controls"
DMS 2192Douglas Material Specification “Wire rope, aircraft, 6 X 31 Warrington-Seale, IWRC” BS 2W 12:1989 British Aerospace Standard “Preformed zinc coated carbon steel wire rope for aerospace applications"
DMS 2453Douglas Material Specification “Wire rope, aircraft, nylon jacketed and tin-over-zinc coated”

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