2013

Condux Tesmec Helicopter Blocks Now Available In Two Sizes

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block-with-headboardMANKATO, Minn. – Condux Tesmec 2-3 bundled conductor helicopter blocks are now available in 24- and 32-inch diameters. The one-piece cast aluminum frame is over 25% lighter, yet stronger and less likely to break compared to aluminum blocks with welded extruded frames. The unit’s specially designed counter-weight fly-in gate allows for quicker and more secure rope installs, featuring a unique hinge for safer and more efficient cable removal during clipping operation.

With a workload rating of 12,000 lbs, the Condux Tesmec 2-3 bundled conductor blocks are load tested to 60,000 lbs providing a 5:1 safety factor. Lightweight aluminum blocks are easier to handle and require less fuel when hanging by helicopter or shipping from jobsite to jobsite.

Condux Tesmec offers a full line of stringing equipment including pullers, tensioners and puller-tensioners, as well as productivity-enhancing conductor stringing tools and accessories.

Condux Tesmec ARS916 Truck Mounted Puller

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Condux Tesmec ARS916 Truck Mounted PullerMANKATO, Minn. – The ARS916 hydraulic puller from Condux Tesmec is truck mounted and completely electronically controlled and self contained. The unit offers 62,947 lbf (280 kN) of pulling force and is designed for stringing one rope up to 3 3/4 inches (95 mm) in diameter. The bull-wheel grooves on the ARS916 are made from heat treated steel.

Condux Tesmec pullers offers industry leading features like negative self-acting hydraulic brakes, integrated hydraulic dynamometers, hydraulic cooling systems, advanced user controls and more. Hydraulically controlled systems allow Condux Tesmec pullers to eliminate conductor galloping, providing utility contractors maximum pulling control.

A full line of productivity-enhancing conductor stringing tools and accessories is also available including anti-twist rope, reel winders, reel stands and more.

Condux Tesmec to Display Full Line of Stringing Equipment at ICUEE 2013

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Condux Tesmec at 2013 ICUEE ShowICUEE BOOTH #L180

MANKATO, Minn. – Condux Tesmec, Inc. will display its comprehensive line of stringing equipment at ICUEE 2013, booth #L180. The Condux Tesmec line of hydraulic pullers, tensioners, puller-tensioners and stringing blocks represents the safest and most reliable equipment in the power transmission and distribution industry.

Condux Tesmec hydraulic pullers, tensioners and puller-tensioners offer advanced features like negative self-acting hydraulic brakes, integrated hydraulic dynamometers, hydraulic cooling systems, complete user controls and ...

New Comprehensive Website From Condux Tesmec

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New Condux Tesmec WebsiteMANKATO, Minn. – Condux Tesmec recently launched a new website for its comprehensive line of stringing equipment. Choosing the right stringing equipment is critical for successful conductor installation projects. The new easy-to-navigate Condux Tesmec site provides the information electrical contractors need in order to make educated product decisions regarding stringing equipment. Technical specifications, design features and operational capacities for over 20 different models of pullers, tensioners, puller-tensioners, and reel stands, along with the industry's largest selection of conductor blocks and ...