Assembling guy wires - DKE110F

DKE110F User Guide

Document code
M211788EN
Revision
E
Language
English (United States)
Product
DKE110F
Document type
User guide
  • 17‑mm and 24‑mm wrenches
  • Hammer
Wear protective eyewear, gloves, and a safety helmet.
To protect your hands, always wear gloves when handling the guy wires.
WARNING Make sure your clothing and equipment do not get tangled in the wires or equipment during installation.

In assembling guy wires, you need:

  • Guy wire with thimble (3 pcs)
  • Wedge clamp for guy wire (SH49) (3 pcs) (if you use additional middle guy wires, 6 pcs)

Attach the guy wires with the wedge clamps to the guy wire foundations.

  1. Connect the U‑bolt to the lifting eye nut that is installed on the concrete foundation.
  2. Slide the strap onto the U‑bolt and thread the nuts.
    1
    U‑bolt nuts
    2
    Strap
    3
    U‑bolt
  3. Push the guy wire through the strap and slide the wedge on the guy wire.
    1
    Guy wire
    2
    Wedge
  4. Push the wedge to the strap and hammer it in tightly. Check that the wire is pre-tensioned.
    1
    Strap
    2
    Wedge
  5. To secure the wedge, tighten the wedge adjustment screw.