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Chiswick Park - London

95 Queen Victoria Street, London - Lend Lease

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Tension wires provide an elegant means of guarding when a classic, nautical design is desired and particularly appropriate again for commercial or external environments. All balustrades are supplied with Swiss made stainless steel ropes and fittings as standard.

In Line Wires

The most popular design is for the tension wires to run in line with the handrail and between the uprights. The number of wires can be varied from a single rope or multiple ropes depending on the preference, their diameters are 4mm and their intersections with uprights are performed mechanically to offer a more desirable Architectural alternative to welding.

 

Offset Wires

A technically attractive method of providing tensioned infill wires is to offset them from the uprights with engineered components making more of an Architectural statement. In this instance it is typical for the handrail to also be offset for design consistency.

icon Tube 4E In Line Stem Toprail Connectoricon Tube 4F Angled In Line Stem Toprail Connectoricon Tube 5F In Line Tension Wire Ropeicon Tube 6A Spigot Fixingicon LedLit available in this rangeicon LedLit available in this range

In Line Wires

Ø50mm toprail connected in line with stem connectors to spigot fixed uprights at maximum 1200mm centres with in line 4 x Ø4mm dia Stainless Steel tensioned wire infills and fittings.

Wires infillSide load 0.74kNSpigot FixingIn LineNBS Document

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icon Tube 4G Offset Stem Toprail Connectoricon Tube 5G Offset Tension Wire Ropeicon TUBE 6E Side Fixingicon LedLit available in this range

Offset Wires

Ø50mm toprail connected with offset stem brackets to 2-point side fixed uprights at maximum 1200mm centres with offset 4 x Ø4mm stainless steel tensioned wire infills and fittings.

Wires infillSide load 0.74kNSide FixingOffset top railNBS Document

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