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Bird Flight Diverters And Line Markers

Bird Flight Diverters And Line Markers

The patented design for bird flight diverters was formulated to provide maximum contrast for approaching birds above or below the device. The profile is based on research that found contrast in low light conditions is the most important aspect in alerting birds of hard-to-see objects such as power lines, guy wires, and shield wires.

Specifications:

  • UV resistant RPVC plus additional UV resistant black additive
  • Florescent reflective yellow prism tape
  • Long lasting glow tape for improved dawn, dusk and night visibility
  • Unique “V” shape design for maximum contrast at all angles
  • Easy installation with extending hot- stick, universal hot-stick, or manually
  • Withstands > 100 mph winds for sustained periods
  • Size: .075″ thick by 6” wide x 4” tall
  • Weight: 4.7 oz.
  • Patent Number: 8,438,998.
  • PRODUCT NUMBER DESCRIPTION WIRE SIZE SUPPORT & DOCUMENTATION
    BFD-050 Bird Flight Diverter for .25″ – .58″ total diameter wire (wire size #4 to 4/0 ACSR and OPGW) 100 Download PDF
    BFD-050-H Bird Flight Diverter/Line Marker – .25″ – .58″ diameter wire (#4 to 4/0 ACSR and OPGW) WITH HOLE for installment tool 100 Download PDF
    BFD-075 Bird Flight Diverter for .59″ – 1.08″ total diameter wire (266.8 -636.6 mcm) 50 Download PDF
    BFD-075-B NO Label – Bird Flight Diverter for .57″ – 1.05″ total diameter wire (266.8 – 636.6 mcm) 50 Download PDF
    BFD-075-HV Flight Diverter/Line Marker – .59″ – 1.08″ diameter wire (266.8 mcm – 636.6 mcm) up to 240 kV 50 Download PDF
    BFD-150 Bird Flight Diverter for 1.09″ – 1.60″ total diameter wire (wire size 795 mcm – 1590 mcm) 50 Download PDF
    BFD-150-HV Bird Flight Diverter for 1.09″ – 1.60″ total diameter wire (wire size 795 mcm – 1590 mcm) for HV up to 240 kV 50 Download PDF
    BFD-AT Bird Flight Diverter Attachment Tool 1 Download PDF
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