The wire rope hanger is used for straddle type cable band of suspension bridge, and both ends of the hanger are anchored at the end of the girder . Lug type socket is used at both ends of the hanger, which is composed of socket and lug. Zinc copper alloy should be poured in socket. Lug and socket are connected by screw thread. The thread between each lug and socket is arranged on the adjustment of the length of ±20mm, which is to eliminate the length error caused by manufacture and erection. At the head of socket is provided with a buffer made of neoprene, which can improve the bending fatigue property of suspenders.
The wire rope hanger has been successfully applied in Guangzhou Zhujiang suspension bridge, Dayue Highway Dongting Lake suspension bridge and other large projects.