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Grip for High Strength Cables 0.55-Inch

1684-5

  • Designed for cable sizes from 0.218 to 0.55-Inch (5.5 to 13.9 mm)
  • Double ''V'' grooves give four-point contact, reducing chance of slipping and providing proper alignment of wire and cable
  • Max Safe Load of 8000 lb (3629 kg)
  • Manufactured from drop-forged, heat-treated steel for excellent durability
  • Locking handle keeps jaw open while grip is placed on cable with a hot stick
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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 0.218-Inch to 0.55-Inch (5.5 to 13.9 mm). Double -InchV-Inch grooves give four-point contact, reducing chance of slipping and providing proper alignment of wire and cable.

Specifications
Application:
Wire Pulling
Cable Type:
Aircraft, EHS, Messenger, Guy Strand
Cable Diameter:
0.218'' to 0.55'' (5.54 to 13.97 mm)
Jaw Type:
Double V
Jaw Length:
5'' (127.0 mm)
Maximum Safe Load:
8000 lb (3629 kg)
Weight:
5.8 lb (2.6 kg)
UPC:
092644471629
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.