GEOLOGICAL BORING L.L.C.

 Wire-Line/Compression Fitting
Installation Technique

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  Example wire-line retainer with
compression fitting


Fig 1 - First stage in position.
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STEP 1: Drill a 3/8” hole into side of a thin walled, deep 1” socket half way up length for wire to pass thru. Note: Wire can be seen passing thru drilled hole in Fig 2.

STEP 2: Install Wire Line Transmitter and use DCI tool to clock into position.

STEP 3: Install rear retainer with first stage of compression unit attached.

STEP 4: Torque retainer hand tight into position.

STEP 5: Thread black rubber “seal” piece (not shown) and second stage of compression unit onto wire.

STEP 6: Apply a small amount of grease to outside of black rubber piece.

STEP 7: Torque second stage of compression unit into place.

Installation complete.

Fig 2
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Fig 3 - Second stage installed.
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