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A-Guide™ System

A-Guide System


The A-Guide™ is a durable aluminum guide system for counterweight arbors. The A-Guide’s streamlined design takes less time to install and its adjustable wall knees allow simple, on-site alterations to meet field conditions.

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  • 2″ x 3-1/2″ x 3/16″ guide (51 x 89 x 5 mm)
  • 6″ (152 mm) and 8″ (203 mm) centers are standard, other centers are available
  • A-Guide systems are shipped complete with required A-Guide, wall battens, stop battens, splices, adjustable wall knees, bolts, nuts and washers.
  • Vertical A’s are connected to wall battens with self-aligning clamps, for fast installation pre-punched Horizontal wall battens & stop battens pre-punched 1-3/4″ x 1-3/4″ x 3/16″ (45 x 45 x 5 mm) steel angle, with holes on 2″ (51 mm) centers. These allow simple adjustment of guide location to accommodate field conditions.
  • Optional 2″x 2″ (51 x 51 mm) hardwood or hardwood with neoprene bumpers are available for stop battens


Product Code Description Weight
012-1751 A-Guide System, black anodized finish 4 lb / ft (6 kg/m)
112-1H 2″x 2″ (51 x 51 mm) Hardwood stop batten 3 lb / ft (4.5 kg/m)
112-1N 2″x 2″ (51 x 51 mm) Hardwood stop batten w/ 1/4″ Neoprene (6 mm) Neoprene 4 lb / ft (6 kg/m)

Guide systems are ordered in linear feet of guide required (number of runs of A x height of guide).



Ordering Information

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