Cables give balustrades and railings a sense of elegance, space and style. With careful planning and design, they have the ability to totally transform the look. Their clean and simple lines create a sleek and modern aesthetic, while offering uninterrupted views. They’re contemporary, low-maintenance and surprisingly easy and fast to install. Ronstan has been setting the standard for cable applications in balustrades and railings since 1988.

ABS1 - Threaded Terminal Adjusters

Description

A simple, clean and economical cable

Lengths/Span

Typically suits straight runs up to
ABS2 Type A - 10m (32’) maximum length.
ABS2 Type B - 5m (16’) maximum length.

Cable Diameters

3mm
4mm
5mm

Specific Features

  • An in-line system of minimal visual impact with no bulky turnbuckles to impede views.
  • Neat and simple architectural connections for the ultimate clean look.
  • Easy tensioning from the outside of the post allows fast installation and minimal time on site.
  • The system is perfect for both vertical and horizontal configurations.
  • Quality Grade 316 stainless steel construction suitable for harsh environments and long service life.

Applications

  • Perfect for any situation where the goal is reduced visual impact.
  • Ideal for domestic, commercial and public applications where access to the outside of the end posts is possible.
  • Suitable for use with timber or metal uprights.
  • Short runs in vertical or horizontal applications.
  • Stair situations using angled washers.

ABS2 - Microloc Adjusters


Description

The versatile cable with a bold technical style

Lengths/Span

Typically suits straight runs up to
ABS2 Type A - 10m (32’) maximum length.
ABS2 Type B - 5m (16’) maximum length.

Cable Diameters

3mm
4mm
5mm

Specific Features

  • ABS2 utilizes the unique Microloc adjuster, a bold contemporary interpretation of the dependable and reliable traditional turnbuckle.
  • The articulated fork end and wide range of mating connections are perfect for both stair and horizontal balustrade/railing applications.
  • Versatile connection options to suit timber or metal posts.
  • Simply tensioned with a standard spanner or wrench – no special tools.
  • Unique tamper resistant “press” pin option is available to minimise theft or damage. (below)
  • Quality Grade 316 stainless steel construction for harsh environments and long service life.

Applications

  • Suitable for horizontal, vertical and stair situations.
  • Ideal for domestic and commercial applications.
  • Where architectural aesthetics demand a cable with bold technical fittings.



Description

Tamper resistant cable for public spaces

Lengths/Span

Typically suits straight runs up to 20m (65’).

Cable Diameters

3mm
4mm
5mm

Specific Features

  • Incorporates the World’s only true theft resistant turnbuckle.
  • Unique tamper resistant “press” pins with minimalist architectural heads lock together to permanently secure the cable to the end connection.
  • Fittings and lock nuts devoid of spanner flats cannot be undone with standard tools.
  • Easily tensioned with unique “C” spanners - the average vandal doesn’t carry these in his back pocket!
  • Sleek styling with aesthetics uncompromised by the security features and mechanical robustness.
  • Quality Grade 316 stainless steel construction for harsh environments and long service life.
  • Greater adjustment for longer runs and economy.
  • Versatile connection options to suit timber or metal posts.

Applications

  • Ideal for urban environments and public spaces or anywhere theft or tampering may be a concern.
  • Plaza’s and squares.
  • Beach and river front.
  • Pedestrian walkways & bridges.
  • Suitable for horizontal applications with longer runs.



Description

The ultimate in-line tcable with no visible threads

Lengths/Span

Typically suits straight runs up to 8m (26’).

Cable Diameters

3mm
4mm
5mm
6mm

Specific Features

  • Sleek styling ensures clean, crisp in-line details.
  • No visible threads for a smooth finish.
  • Unique swivelling tensioner adjustable from between the uprights.
  • Simply tensioned from one end via a discrete spanner flat for fast installation and minimal time on site.
  • Available only in 7x7 cable construction for that braided cable look.

Applications

  • Highly visible residential and commercial architectural applications.Highly visible residential and commercial architectural applications.
  • Ideal for horizontal and stair situations.
  • Where a premium in-line cable needs to be noticed.