BG800® TEMPORARY BARRIER, RAPIDLY DEPLOYED, MINIMUM DEFLECTION

BG800® TEMPORARY BARRIER, RAPIDLY DEPLOYED, MINIMUM DEFLECTION

ARMORWIRE

ArmorWireTM TL-4 & TL-3 is a high tension cable barrier consisting of unique ‘oval’ shaped steel posts. Slots within the posts house the 4 or 3 barrier cables at the required height and each post has a concrete footing. The system allows an impacting vehicle to be re-directed in a safe and predictable manner under the NCHRP 350 test conditions.
 

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Features & Benefits

  • Most user-friendly cable barrier in the market with minimal components (socket, post, post cap and cable) -  easiest installation & after-impact repair.

  • Tested and approved to NCHRP 350 TL-3, TL-4 and EN 1317-2 - ensuring known design performance to reduce risk.

  • 3 and 4 cable options available achieves TL-3  and TL-4 approval - no need for multiple system designs.

  • Post spacing from 3.0m to 6.0m centers subject to cost vs. performance requirements - economical installation.

  • Terminal end is TL-3 tested and approved without snagging vaulting or ramping issues -  preventing dangerous vehicle behaviour.

  • Socketed system for ease and speed of repair after impact

  • Demonstrable reduction in sand build-up - keeping roads safer and reducing maintenance effort and cost.

  • High-tension system provides exceptionally low deflection and safe test ASI rating (A). Assuring Safety in a tighter margin 

  • Oval line post design offers higher protection to vulnerable users with no sharp edges to cause injury.

Specifications

  • All posts are hot-dip galvanised to EN161 (Powder coated is optional)

  • Cable - 19mm 3x7 strand, pre-stretched by 35%

  • Typical line post footings are 300 ø x 750mm (0.05m³)

  • Concrete is 25mpa minimum strength

  • Length of Need is 8m (Terminal end LoN)   

  • Selection of line post and terminal foundation options to suit ground condition

  • FHWA Acceptance to NCHRP 350 TL-3 & TL-4

  • Up to 5000m run length

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