ArcFM Solution Configuration Guide
Pulling Configuration

Version: 10.1

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The relative position of the cables in the conduit in a multiple cable pull is important because it affects the weight and distribution of the cables and, therefore, affects the normal force between the cables and the conduit The position of a smaller neutral cable is disregarded in determining the pulling configuration for a pull with two cables. For a pull with two cables, a triangular configuration is assumed.


Three Cable Pull


occurs when:



occurs when:

Four Cable Pull


occurs when:



occurs when:



D = Inside diameter of conduit

dx = 1.05 x largest cable


The configuration for all triplex cable pulls is triangular. The configuration for all quadruplex cable pulls is diamond.


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