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F. A. Annett, Elevators: Electric and Electrohydraulic Elevators, Escalators, Moving Sidewalks, and Ramps, Third Ed., McGraw-Hill, 1960

CROSS-SECTIONAL ARRANGEMENTS OF DIFFERENT TYPES OF WIRE ROPES

The 6 x 27 Seale construction G has 7 small wires in the center of each strand, with 10 small wires and 10 larger ones laid over the 7 center wites. This is a more flexible construction than that obtained with the 6 x 19 Seale.