Stainless Steel Aircraft Cable

Stainless Steel Aircraft Cable

We stock all kinds of type 304 Stainless steel aircraft cable and type 316 stainless steel aircraft cable both also known as SSAC. Applications of stainless steel cable vary but SSAC is often used in industries such as architectural for decks and docks, rigging for sail boats, the food industry and water treatment facilities. is utilized in environments where corrosion resistance is required.

At Worldwide Enterprises, we have provided stainless steel aircraft cable for decades to riggers and designers for some of the highest profile and demanding applications including racing vessels, award winning architectural designs and clean environment conditions in the food and water treatment industries.

In addition to the stainless steel aircraft cable specs listed below we also stock a full line of larger diameter stainless steel wire ropes in many different constructions. For more information about our stainless steel aircraft cable and stainless steel hardware and fittings please contact us today.

Galvanized and Stainless Aircraft Cable

NOT FOR AIRCRAFT USE

This type of cable is made of special strength wires primarily for aircraft controls and miscellaneous uses in the aircraft industry. Commercial grade aircraft cable cannot be used for aircraft controls. However, it is used in many general-purpose applications such as slings, winch line, non-aircraft control cables and more (Mil-spec. also available, please call or email us for more information).

Diameter Approx. Weight
Per 1000 Ft.
(lbs)
Galvanized
Minimum Breaking
Strength (lbs)
Stainless
Minimum Breaking
Strength (lbs)
3/32" 17.4 1,000 920
1/8" 29 2,000 1,760
5/32" 45 2,800 2,400
3/16" 65 4,200 3,700
7/32" 86 5,600 5,000
1/4" 110 7,000 6,400
5/16" 173 9,800 9,000
3/8" 243 14,400 12,000
Diameter Approx. Weight
Per 1000 Ft.
(lbs)
Galvanized
Minimum Breaking
Strength (lbs)
Stainless
Minimum Breaking
Strength (lbs)
3/64" 4.2 270 270
1/16" 7.5 480 480
3/32" 16 920 920
1/8" 28 1,700 1,700
5/32" 43 2,600 2,400
3/16" 62 3,700 3,700
1/4" 106 6,100 6,100
5/16" 167 9,200 9,000
3/8" 236 13,100 12,000
Diameter Approx. Weight
Per 1000 Ft.
(lbs)
Galvanized
Minimum Breaking
Strength (lbs)
Stainless
Minimum Breaking
Strength (lbs)
3/64" 5.5 375 375
1/16" 8.5 500 500
3/32" 20 1,200 1,200
1/8" 35 2,100 2,100
5/32" 55 3,300 3,300
3/16" 77 4,700 4,700
7/32" 102 6,300 6,300
1/4" 135 8,200 8,200
9/32" 170 10,300 10,300
5/16" 210 12,500 12,500
3/8" 300 17,500 17,500
7/16" 410 22,500 22,500
1/2" 521 30,000 30,000
9/16" 670 36,200 36,200
5/8" 855 47,000 47,000

Nylon or Vinyl Coated

GALVANIZED OR STAINLESS - CLEAR OR STANDARD COLORS

Nylon or plastic coated aircraft cable is the same material as shown above but coated with a tough, flexible coating. It is used for general purpose where coating is required.


7X7

7X19
Diameter Construction Approx. Weight
per 1000 Ft (lbs)
3/64" - 1/16" 7X7 5.2
1/16" - 3/32" 7X7 10
3/32" - 1/8" 7X7 21
3/32" - 3/16" 7X7 28
1/8" - 3/16" 7X7 40
1/8" - 3/16" 7X19 40
3/16" - 1/4" 7X19 79
1/4" - 5/16" 7X19 127
5/16" - 3/8" 7X19 197

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