Drill straight holes through your wood posts with a steel Drill Guide. Use the Drill Guide to drill your pilot holes. Subsequent drills will follow pilot holes. Clamp the guide to post and drill. It is best to drill one side, then the other. When ordering, allow space for clamps. A 6” overalllength drill is included that can also be used to drill your cable through holes.
1/4” x 1” flat bar cable supports are used to prevent the cable from biting into the wood post where the cable enters or exits a wooden post at an angle, when the cables are tensioned. Available in mill finish carbon steel or #4 finish stainless steel.
Stainless Steel Post Protector Tube
The corner tube is inserted into a wood post where the cable enters/exits the post at an angle to keep the cable from biting into the wood.
When ordering, order CS – Tube
Hanger Bolt Driver
Use to install Adjust-A-Body® with Hanger Bolt tensioners. Makes driving hanger bolts fast and easy.
Order DRIVER HB-6N
For 1/8” and 3/16” dia. cable
1/4” x 1” cable braces are used to support the cables between end or intermediate posts to keep the cable from flexing excessively when a load is applied. Cable braces are attached to the top rail and to the lower mounting surface, which can be a bottom rail or the deck. Available in mill finish carbon steel or #4 finish stainless steel.
Cable Brace Floor Plates
For mounting cable braces to top or bottom rail or deck.
|Order Part Number||Material||Dimensions|
|FLP-CB||Mill Finish Carbon Steel||2-1/4″ x 1-1/4″ x 1/4″|
|FLP-CBS||#4 Finish Stainless Steel|
Used to cut cable flush with the end of Pull-Lock™ fittings, and to cut excess threads off stud-type tensioners. Includes mandrel and two cut-off wheels.
When Ordering, Order CUT-OFF KIT
Cable Release Key
Releases cable from Push-Lock™ and Pull-Lock™ type fittings before cables are tensioned.
When Ordering, Order PL-KEY Cable Release