Cable Railing Tools: What Tools Do I Need To Install The RailEasy™ Cable Railing System? – Atlantis Rail Systems

Cable Railing Tools: What Tools Do I Need To Install The RailEasy™ Cable Railing System?

What tools do I need to install the RailEasy™ Cable Railing System?

Atlantis Rail sells Installation Tools (C0988-0000), a Drilling Template (C0988-1000) and a Cable Cutter (C0989-00HD) for your convenience.

  • 3/8″ Stainless Steel Wrench for holding the threaded stud
  • 7/16″ Stainless Steel Wrench for releasing lock nut and turning cone onto stud
  • 5/16″ Stainless Steel Wrench for tensioning body
  • 1/8″ Drill Bit for drilling tensioner screw holes, and rail side mount screw holes
  • 7/32″ x 5-1/2″ Drill Bit for drilling mid post through-holes
  • ​#2 Stainless Steel Phillips head and square head driver bits for mounting screws

You may choose to use tools you already own or purchase the above individually as needed. The most important tool is the RailEasy™ Drilling Template which will speed installation and help with accuracy.  We consider it a must have. We recommend that all wrenches used be stainless steel to avoid depositing iron on parts, which may cause rust spotting.