Definitions for "Reeving"
A term used to describe the path of the wire rope through a system of blocks. A reeving diagram is a pictorial rendering of the desired path for the wire rope.
The path of the wire rope on a hoist when it pays off the hoist drum and wraps around the upper and lower sheaves.
The path that a rope takes in adapting itself to all sheaves and drums of a piece of equipment.