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Training Sessions

Principles of Pole Construction
Construction Types
Framing a Pole, Part 1
Framing a Pole, Part 2
Guys
Guying and Grounding
Training Sessions

Principles of Pole Construction – 6 minutes
Describes three basic types of pole construction. Describes general functions that are performed by poles. Describes forces that conductors exert on poles.

Construction Types – 9 minutes
Describes how the three basic pole construction types can be modified to meet different needs.

Framing a Pole, Part 1 – 9 minutes
Describes types of cuts that can be made in a pole. Describes types of bolts and other hardware used in pole framing.

Framing a Pole, Part 2 – 10 minutes D
emonstrates how individual components can be put together to frame a pole.

Guys – 13 minutes
Describes commonly used types of guys. Shows how guy wires can be attached to poles, and how guy wires can be anchored.

Guying and Grounding – 10 minutes
Demonstrates procedures for installing anchors and guy wires.