Instructions

Installing an EXSTRE strain relieving device is simple by following the instructions shown on this page. If you have any questions about the installation process, please contact us directly.

Install EXSTRE strain reliving device to the wished location first without shim plates. Check if you need shim plates in order to fill up the gap. Tighten with bolts evenly from both sides by using hand tools, until it holds.

Loosen the bolts if needed, and install a required amount of shim plates, and tighten the bolts so, that the shim plates will be tightly squeezed. Final tightening torgue MAX 20NM. NB! DO NOT USE A BOLT MACHINE TO TIGHTEN UP THE BOLTS! Risk of over tightening the bolts, cracking of the plastic part or the bolts or a seizure of the bolts.

Ensure the hold, by for example marking the spot of installation. If the strain relieving device slides, add pressure by removing some of the shim plates.

Next push the cable through the strain relieving device. Install washer and nut, and finally tighten the locking screw.

Cut the hose from the desired point of installation. Install the support sleeve and attach the hose.
Install EXSTRE strain reliving device without shim plates, so that the attachment point sets in the half way of the bolts. Tighten with bolts evenly from both sides by using hand tools, until it holds.
Check if you will need shim plates in order to fill in the gap. Loosen the bolts if needed, and install a required amount of shim plates, and tighten the bolts so, that the shim plates will be tightly squeezed. Final tightening torgue MAX 20NM. NB! DO NOT USE A BOLT MACHINE TO TIGHTEN UP THE BOLTS! Risk of over tightening the bolts, cracking of the plastic part or the bolts or a seizure of the bolts.
Next push the cable through the strain relieving device. Install washer and nut, and finally tighten the locking screw.

How to choose and install the right size bushings for your multisize strain relief device

In this tutorial video, you’ll learn how to choose and install the right size bushings for your EXSTRE multisize strain relief device. Multisize product is installed the same way the basic model, the only difference being the installation of bushings to the electric cable or water hose, if necessary.

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