Unsupported browser

You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

Sign up for
an Award

Participate with your entry in one of our professional or student awards.

Sign up for an award

Sign up for
a Profile

Create your own profile and publish it in the iF WORLD DESIGN GUIDE.

Sign up for a profile

Learn more:

iF SOCIAL IMPACT PRIZE
(free of charge)

Present your project for free and win your share of EUR 50,000 in prize money.

Publish your project

S 900 / Wire-rope tensioning device

S 900

Discipline: Product

S 900

Discipline: Product

It takes skill and effort to tighten the cable on a conventional cable-operated switch with a wire clamp. The S 900 cable tightener developed for the new ZQ/TQ cable-operated switch makes this task much easier: The operator only needs to insert one end of the wire into the device and secure it with a screw. It is then possible to (re)tighten the wire by up to 120 mm
by turning an Allen screw - with no risk of twisting the cable. The device is ergonomically designed and also reduces the risk of injury since the end of the cable is concealed inside the body of the S 900.

Client / Manufacturer

K.A. Schmersal GmbH

K.A. Schmersal GmbH
Wuppertal, Germany

Design

A1 Productdesign

A1 Productdesign
Köln, Germany

GO TO PROFILE