No Dig Equipment supplies a range of towing socks or cable socks and grips specifically design for pulling cables and pipe found in the Horizontal Directional Drilling HDD industry.
Our cable towing socks are made of the highest quality materials. This ensure that maximum life and reliability is achieved when pulling pipes and cables down the hole.
If you don't see the the specific cable sock you need below please don't hesitate to give us a call and we will manufacture the product to your requirements.
How it works ?
Step 1 : Compress the Towing Sock and fit the pipe, the conduit, the electric cable or the fiber optic in
Step 2 : Pull the Towing Sock by its lifting eyes.
Note : The harder you pull, the tighter it grips
Different options available :
Single / Offset Eye
Twin Eye Lace Up
Two Eye Hose Restraint
Twin Eye Towing Sock
Cable Socks and Grips
Hose OD m
Break Strength kg
Cable Towing Socks, Slings & Pullers
Towing Socks for pipe, also known as pulling socks. cable grips and cable socks or cable pullers, are generally used for installing cables and small pipe ducts in HDD applications. They work on the principle of the harder the pull, the tighter they grip. Our Towing Socks are hand woven using high tensile galvanised steel wire, making them reliale and re-usable over and over again.
They can also be manufactured from Stainless Steel wire for additional durability and strength.
Their main use is in the HDD field is for pulling cables underground. No Dig Equipment provides special size socks for pulling underground power cables or fiber optic (for the NBN) just for this purpose. A range of standard cable socks are available for common underground cable sizes for single LV and multiple HV cables. Custom sizes can be manufactured on request.
Key Benefits of our Cable Towing Socks :
- The Harder you pull the tighter they grip
- Manufactured from High Tensile galvanised wire
- Custom sizes can be manufactured on request