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Chicago® Grip for EHS Cable, Curved Jaw

1684-74

  • When pulling EHS (extra-high-strength) galvanized-steel cable, the galvanizing has a tendency to coat the jaws of any grip, causing the cable to slip
  • To reduce the possibility of slippage and damage to the cable, the jaws of this grip are milled on a curve with a double ''V'' contour
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Designed for use on aluminum, copper, weatherproof coated wire, PVC covered conductors and messenger and guy strand. The Chicago style grip was designed for cable sizes from 0.12-Inch to 1.0-Inch (3.10 to 25.4 mm). When pulling EHS (extra-high-strength) galvanized-steel cable, the galvanizing has a tendency to coat the jaws of any grip, causing the cable to slip. Double -InchV-Inch contour reduces the possibility of slippage and damage to the cable.

Specifications
Cable Diameter:
0.218'' to 0.550'' (5.54 to 13.97 mm)
Jaw Length:
5'' (127.0 mm)
Maximum Safe Load:
8000 lb (3629 kg) EHS Specific
Weight:
5.6 lb (2.6 kg)
UPC:
092644471728
Additional Information
Warnings
  • 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.