The task of cable pulling is not very easy. It requires the operator to be very professional. Moreover, the technician working on the cable pulling job should take care of his safety like wearing protective clothing that includes hard hat, gloves, goggles and thick boots. This way they can lessen the chance of getting injured.
Following are a few other tips that can help professionals in pulling cables on construction sites, mines and in factories:
- Make sure you have all the right tools before you start your cable pulling project. Tools you should always have include support and pulling grips, fish tape, cable pulling trailer and so on.
- If it is your first time doing the task, then you should make sure you are accompanied by a professional. This way the professional will be able to guide you. Moreover, you will be able to finish the project in a timely and safe manner.
- Before starting the project, make sure you have done proper research. It is because each cable pulling project is unique. There are various things that you need to take care of like the kind of terrain you’ll be working on, the kind of cables you are dealing with, for how long these cables will remain underground and so on.
- When doing this kind of project ensures that the machines and cable pullers are lubricated well. Also make sure that the lubricant you are using is suitable for cables as all lubricants are not suitable for cables and wires.
These are a few tips that you should keep in mind for your next cable pulling project.