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Parallel Jaw Grip with Hot Latch


  • Versatile grip holds 0.16-Inch to 0.90-Inch ACSR cable
  • Round jaw provides maximum contact with the cable minimizing deformation
  • Large opening in handle accommodates a wide variety of hooks on hoists, winches and tackle blocks
  • Hot latch closes automatically to guard against grip accidentally disengaging from wire
  • Locking handle keeps jaw open while grip is placed on cable with a hot stick
  • Max Safe Load of 5,000 lbs (2268 kg)
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This lightweight, compact grip pulls ACSR cable from 0.16 to 0.90-Inch (0.4 to 2.3 cm) in diameter. The round jaw provides maximum contact with the cable while minimizing deformation. The hot latch closes automatically to guard against the grip accidentally disengaging from wire. This model features a locking handle to keep the jaw open while the grip is placed on the cable with a hot stick.

Parallel Jaw Grip
Wire Pulling
Special Features:
Hot Latch Locking Handle
Overall Length:
9.78'' (24.8 cm)
Overall Height:
2.31'' (5.9 cm)
Overall Width:
7.53'' (19.1 cm)
Cable Type:
Cable Diameter:
0.16'' to 0.90'' (4.06 to 22.86 mm)
Jaw Type:
Round - Serrated
Jaw Length:
5'' (12.7 cm)
Maximum Safe Load:
5000 lb (2268 kg)
7.8 lb (3.5 kg)
Additional Information
  • 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.