• TALUGRIP™

TALUGRIP™

TALUGRIP™ – The proven joint for wire.

This product has been developed to provide a strong, efficient  and quick method of joining two ends of wire together without the need to undertake any special machining etc. of the wire ends.

The TALUGRIP™ system consists of a range of special fittings, which are swaged onto the two wires by employing dies and hydraulic swagers. There are two types of swagers available, a 150t trolley mounted field swager and portable 25t unit for use where access is restricted.

Many of the Worlds largest Suspension Bridges are fitted with TALUGRIP™ joiners, which have been proved in service over many years.

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Product Description

GENERAL DESCRIPTION
The TALUGRIP™ system consists of a range of special fittings which are swaged onto the two wires by employing dies and hydraulic swagers. Two types of swagers are available. The TALUGRIP™ system provides a strong, efficient and quick method of joining two ends of solid wire together. There are no need to undertake any special machining etc of the wire ends.
 
APPLICATIONS
Commonly used to join wires when building suspension bridges.
 
TO BE NOTED
Completed Swage should be FLASH FREE. Swages must be lubricated prior to each operation using a Type Proteus 2 EP grease or equivalent. Wire to be Swaged must be clean and grease free with ends cut square using a cold method. Please consult our technical department if in any doubt regarding correct fitting procedures etc.
 

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