In a message dated 6/12/01 12:35:36 PM Pacific Daylight Time,
> Does anyone know if ordinary 3/16" EHS with Guy Grips can be
> used with 500D insulators or do they have to be 502's?
Preformed grips can be used with either one. There is a second paint mark
farther away from the grip termination loop - this is the one to use when
putting them thru an insulator. It softens the exit angle of the grip from
> I have never seen a 3/16" guy grip . . .
Hey, Stan - this is a new millenium. Even Rohn sells them and has for
Again, don't forget that the shorter grips are for utility grade 3/16"
wire rope and ARE NOT for EHS. DO NOT mix grips and cable types. There is a
grip for each application and wire rope configuration and it's different for
Cheers, Steve K7LXC
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