Change List for this Rule


General Order 95


Section IV


Strength Requirements for All Classes of Lines

47 Longitudinal Strength Requirements

In computing the longitudinal strength requirements of Lines (See Rule 22.1), the longitudinal load shall be considered as that due to the maximum working tension under the conditions specified in Rule 43.

Safety factors shall apply as specified in Rule 44.

Note:      Revised February 5, 2014 by Decision No. 14-02-015.


47.1 Reduction in Stress
47.2 Change in Grade of Construction
47.3 End Supports in Grades A or B Construction