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Grip for High Strength Cable

1684-5F

  • Designed for cable sizes from 0.16-Inch (4.06 mm) to 0.55-Inch (13.97 mm)
  • Double ''V'' grooves give four-point contact, reducing chance of slipping and providing proper alignment of wire and cable
  • For larger conductors, see our grips with round inside-jaw contour
  • Similar to Cat. No. 1684-5 except with a file inserted in jaw for extra gripping power. Replacement file No. 578 and screws No. 573 are also available
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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 0.16-Inch to 0.55-Inch (4.06 - 13.97 mm). Double -InchV-Inch grooves give four-point contact, reducing chance of slipping and providing proper alignment of wire and cable.

Specifications
Application:
Extra-High-Strength Cables, Messenger, Guy Strand
Cable Diameter:
0.16'' to 0.55'' (4.06 to 13.97 mm)
Jaw Length:
5'' (127.0 mm)
Maximum Safe Load:
8000 lb (3629 kg)
Weight:
6.4 lb (2.9 kg)
UPC:
092644479465
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.