Balustrade infill wires,
Suspension Wires and
Stainless steel stranded wire cables is available in firm or flexible construction. Conventional firm strand wire termed 1x19, gives high strength and low stretch and is suitable for straight runs of tension wire.
Flexible cable in 7x7 or 7x19 constructions should be used where the end cable must pass around a bend or angle. 7x19 is the more flexible and is recommended for use where the end are to be formed on site using clamps or bulldogs.
A modern development in wire cabling is called Dyform which is available in 1x19 construction and gives higher strength and greater resistance to stretch than conventional 1x19 wire.
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Ordering Tension Wire:- We offer the following services. Supply And Install
IAS offer an on site installation service using swage fittings. Wires up to 8mm dia can be swaged, fitted and tensioned to your metalwork with out the need to take accurate site dimensions.
IAS can supply wire assembles made to specified length. When passing pre made wires through uprights the clearance holes generally need to be 2x wire dia.
Supply Only Part Made
Wire assembles can be supplied with a swage tensioner end pre fitted to an over length wire. A swageless fitting is supplied for on - site fitting once the wire has been cut to length.
Supplying Only The
IAS Can supply, swageless fittings or the components and hand tools to form spliced eyes for making the lengths on site.
IAS has for many years experience in supplying wire assembles for architectural, interior and exhibition projects. If you need further information or assistance with detailing, please do not hesitate to contact us.