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Guy Deadends for High Tension Terminations

Posted by Jim Smith on Dec 16, 2020 2:00:00 PM

Guy deadends are the connection between guy wire and anchor in a down guy application and must be sufficiently strong to exceed the rated breaking strength of the strand. A one-half inch diameter guy strand rated for 26,900 pounds is considered the threshold from distribution to transmission guying that would require a high-tension guy.

Hubbell Adjust-A-Grip® guy deadends offer the ease of installation and the performance that is critical for high tension terminations associated with transmission towers and antenna structures.

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Topics: Construction

3 Benefits of Hubbell Easy-on Cutout-Arrester Brackets over Conventional Brackets

Posted by Jim Smith on Sep 26, 2019 10:15:00 AM

Responding to concerns that conventional brackets were difficult to install, Hubbell Power Systems, Inc. engineers designed a crossarm bracket that saves time, improves safety, and offers a better fit. The Hubbell Easy-On Crossarm Mounting Brackets are used for mounting cutouts, arresters, cable terminators, or cutout-arrester combinations to a distribution pole crossarm.

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Topics: Construction