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Chicago® Grip - for Large Diameter Conductors

Cat. No.: 
1628-50
Product Features
Designed for hollow conductors and other large-diameter cables.
Round jaws are shaped to provide maximum contact with the cable, virtually eliminating conductor damage.
These grips are special order only. Please allow 30 days for delivery. These are not returnable.
Furnished with removable floating jaw held in place by a bolt swaged into the lever arm of the grip, secured by a nut and cotter pin. Jaw must be removed to insert cable.
Orders must specify exact outside diameter of cables, circular mills with strand combination, or manufacturer's code.
Minimum-maximum sizes listed indicate the unfinished size-range capability for each Cat. No. Each grip is finished to fit one specific cable size only within range shown.
Maximum safe stringing tension 12,500 lbs (5670 kg) to minimize conductor damage.
Maximum Cable: 2,500,000 CM Alu. 1.82''
Approx. Weight Each: 34 lbs. (15.4 kg)
Minimum Cable: 666,600 CM ACSR 1.00''
Maximum Safe Load - kg: 11,340 kg
Jaw Length: 10-3/4'' (273 mm)
Maximum Safe Load - lbs: 25,000 lbs (11,340 kg)
Before each use, clean jaw area and inspect grip for proper operation to avoid slippage.
When used on/near energized lines, ground, insulate, or isolate grip before pulling.
Do not exceed rated capacity.
Always match proper size and type of grip to application.
Grips are to be used for temporary installation, not for permanent anchorage.