The New LoosCo Stretch Calculator iPhone App

This past week LoosCo announced the release of their new LoosCo Stretch Calculator, the calculator is the first release in the Loos Mechanicals line of mobile applications designed to assist the wire rope and aircraft cable professional in the field. The Stretch Calculator application provides real time wire rope and aircraft cable elastic stretch estimates based on construction, diameter, length and load inputs provided by the user.

The application allows you to calculate the estimated stretch of your assembly or sling right in the palm of your hand.

The LoosCo Stretch Calculator application is based on the popular download available on, and is available for both the iPhone and iPad. The calculator provides the following features:

  • Elastic Stretch estimates for 1×7, 1×19, 7×7, 7×19, 6×19, 6×37 Constructions
  • Elastic Stretch estimates for Stainless and Galvanized Steel
  • Elastic Stretch estimates for Cable Diameters 1/64” to 1-1/4”

You can download your free installment of the LoosCo Stretch Calculator on our website,, by clicking on the “Downloads” link. Select “Mobile Phone Applications” and you will be taken to the official LoosCo Stretch Calculator iTunes page.

Coming this spring for Android OS.

For questions concerning the download and use of the new LoosCo Stretch Calculator, contact Robert Davis by calling 860-630-4248.

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