Specifications include, but are not limited to: Anchoring
2.1.1. Anchor and Anchor Rod
Anchor, except rock anchor, shall be expanding type, with a minimum area of 135
Anchor rod shall be galvanized steel, double
-eye, have a minimum diameter of
5/8 inches, and a minimum length of 84 inches. Minimum holding capacity shall
be 15,400 lbs.
Rock anchor shall be galvanized steel, triple
-eye, expanding type, with a
minimum diameter of ¾ inch, a minimum 53 inches long, and a minimum tensile
strength of 23,000 lb.
2.1.2. Guy Wire and Guy Guard
Guy wire shall be Class A, Zinc
-coated, 3/8 inch diameter, high strength grade
steel (minimum 10,800 lb.) and galvanized per ASTM A475. Guy guard shall be
8’ long, fully
-rounded, yellow, and able to be securely attached to the guy wire.
2.1.3. Strandvise for Guy Wire
Strandvise for guy wire shall be 3/8 inch and rated to hold a minimum of 90% of
the rated breaking strength (RBS) of the strand used.