Installing foundation bolts - DKP200

DKP206 and DKP210 User Guide

Document code
M210315EN
Revision
E
Language
English (United States)
Product
DKP200
Document type
User guide
  • Adhesive tape
  • Brush and compressed air or air pump
  • Chemical anchor such as injectable adhesive anchor
  • Drill hammer
  • Hammer
  • Measuring tape
  • Spirit level
Wear protective eyewear, gloves, and a safety helmet.

To install the bolts, you need:

  • Foundation bolt (7 pcs)
  • Wedge bolt (7 pcs)
  • Bar for installing the wedge bolts (1 pc)
  • Key piece for the wedge bolts (1 pc)
  1. On the mast foundation, check that the foundation bolts are at the correct height and vertical.
    Make sure that 80 mm (3.15 in) of the foundation bolts is above the surface of the concrete foundation.
  2. Make sure that the holes are free of dust, and clean and dry.
  3. Check the instructions of the chemical anchor manufacturer before use.
    The chemical anchor may harden very fast. Work in a coordinated manner and follow the instructions and the given working times.
  4. Put the key piece inside the wedge bolt so that the narrow end of the key piece points towards the wedge bolt.
    1
    Foundation bolt
    2
    Bar
    3
    Key piece
    4
    Wedge bolt
  5. Push the wedge bolt into the hole. To push the wedge bolt all the way in, hammer the bolt with the bar.
  6. Remove the key piece.
  7. Repeat the previous 3 steps with the rest of the wedge bolts.
  8. Screw the foundation bolts to the wedge bolts and tighten the screws properly. Fill the remaining space of the holes with a suitable compound.
  9. Use the template and check that the foundation bolts are at the correct height, vertical, and on the same level with each other.
  10. Check the instructions of the chemical anchor manufacturer for the time it takes for the chemical anchor to set. Leave the chemical anchor to set.