Roxtec G frame installation
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Roxtec G frame installation

October 14, 2019


Installation of Roxtec G6x1 To install the Roxtec G 6×1 frame you need sealing modules, the frame, a compression unit, stayplates and the lubricant. Clean the inside surfaces of the frame. Feed the cables through the frame opening. Warm up the lubricant in your hand and lubricate the inside of the frame. Be sure to lubricate
the corners. Adapt the modules to the right cable diameter
by removing layers from each half. It is important that there is a 0,1 – 1mm
gap between the module halves when fitting the cable. Peel off each layer until the module
fits perfectly. Lubricate all the modules thoroughly on both the inside and the outside faces. Insert the modules, starting with the largest modules first. Place a stayplate on top of each finished
row of modules and continue to fill the packing space with cables, modules and stayplates. Before installing the final row of modules it is necessary to insert the two remaining stayplates. Install the final row of modules between the stayplates. Finish the installation with the Roxtec wedge. Make sure the bolts are loose and be sure that the marked side of the wedge is facing the stayplate. Lubricate and insert the wedge. Tighten the bolts alternately until stop,
or to a maximum torque of 20 Nm. The wedge will compress and seal the transit and the excess lubricant will be squeezed out. The Roxtec wedge clip is included in the Roxtec wedge kit Install the wedge according to the assembly instructions. The clip can only be attached when the screws of the wedge are tightened to full-stop. The purpose of the clip is to verify that the wedge is properly installed and tightened. Re-installation It is easy to add a new cable. Turn the two screws counter clockwise until stop and then remove the wedge. Lift the upper stayplate and take out a spare module and feed the new cable through the frame. Adapt the module to the right cable diameter and make sure that there is a 0,1 – 1mm gap. Lubricate thoroughly and then re-install the module. Lubricate the Roxtec Wedge and insert it into the frame. Tighten the bolts until stop. The Roxtec wedge clip is included in the Roxtec wedge kit Install the wedge according to the assembly instructions. The clip can only be attached when the screws of the wedge are tightened to full-stop. The purpose of the clip is to verify that the wedge is properly installed and tightened.

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