Additional Line Guard Wheels
Additional Line Guard Wheels Installation
For overhead power line applications, Critter Guard recommends this product be installed by qualified power line technicians. This is not absolutely required but is good practice. It is not required to de-power the line. The wheel is fabricated with a "slit" allowing it to be placed on the line without any tools. The inside diameter of the wheel is 3". When installed adjacent to a Line Guard roller, the roller has specific tabs that lock the inside diameter of the wheel onto the roller so that the spin as one unit. Assure the conductor is properly insulated and not showing signs of wear or degradation. For Substation applications, position one end of the Line Guard approximately 5 feet outside the vertical perimeter of the substation fence. For other installations, position one end of the Line Guard approximately 2 feet from the power pole or vertical structure (i.e., building). DO NOT TOUCH LIVE TERMINALS or CONDUCTORS. Wear appropriate safety gloves.
Installation defects are specifically not covered under the company warranty and are the responsibility of the installer. The company’s liability for any damaged or defective product is limited to the value of the product sale only. No consequential or incidental claims will be accepted, including claims of improper installation or damage caused by improper installation. If in doubt, contact a qualified power line technician.