Figure 8-38. - Final tensioning of guys.
guy. The tension on all of the guys is adjusted after the tower is in a stable, vertical position.
In one procedure used final tensioning of tower guys, the final tension is measured with a dynamometer, as shown in figure 8-38. Carpenter stoppers or cable grips of the proper skin, designed for the lay of the wire, must be selected for use in the tensioning operation. Any cable grip for assembly that grips the wire by biting into the cableContinue Reading