Guard Dog® Heavy Duty Cable Protector (21,000 lbs Load Capacity)



What's special about Guard Dog Cable Protectors?

  • Perfect solution for temporary events such as fairs, conventions, and trade shows; in compliance with NEC requirements
  • Protects cables and hose lines up to 1.3 in. in outside diameter
  • Center channel is wider to accomodates the demands of the entertainment industry
  • Patented 5-bar tread surface provides maximum traction
  • Small molded arrows on the slope show where ADA Guard Dog cable ramps need to connect
  • Lightweight and easy to transport, set-up, disassemble and store
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The Guard Dog® cable and cord protector system is the perfect solution for temporary events such as fairs, festivals, conventions, and any other public event where you could have cords and hoses that must cross trafficked areas. These Guard Dog cable protectors can sustain a load capacity of 21,000 lbs per axle. Guard Dog Cord Protector

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5 Channel
Part #DescriptionColorsPrice
CPGD5X125-O/B5 Channel ProtectorOrange Lid/ Black ramps
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CPGD5X125-B/B5 Channel ProtectorBlack Lid/ Black ramps
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CPCL2X150-5GDCross-Link Protector Bridge for Guard Dog GD5X125 Black, Orange
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5 Channel Accessories
Part #DescriptionColorsPrice
CPGD5X125R-O/B45° Right TurnOrange Lid/ Black ramps
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CPGD5X125R-B/B45° Right TurnBlack Lid/ Black ramps
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CPGD5X125L-O/B45° Left TurnOrange Lid/ Black ramps
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CPGD5X125L-B/B45° Left TurnBlack Lid/ Black ramps
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CPGDEC5X125-O5 Channel End Caps (male & female)Orange
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GDCR5X1255 Channel 4-way CrossBlack Lid / Black Base
OrangeLid / Black Base
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3 Channel
Part #DescriptionColorsPrice
CPGD3X225-B/B3 Channel ProtectorBlack Lid / Black Ramps
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RampRunner Cord Protector Transport Carts
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CK-CT4W-ST4-Wheel RampRunner Transport Cart59 lbs
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  • Heavy duty Dog-Bone connectors feature beveled edges for easy interlocking of modular sections without wearing gloves
  • Recessed carrying handle allows for moving with ease
  • Flat Edge model available for flush mount against a wall so ankles don't get twisted. Great solution for concerts and manufacturing plants
  • Safety warning symbols molded into lid surface, with universal safety colors for high visibility
  • Stay-open lid that makes placing and removing cables and hose lines easy
  • Carrying handle conveniently recessed on underside of protector
  • 21,000 lbs load capacity per axle
  • 36" lengths for easy sizing
  • Molded date stamp under cable protector for assured product warranty


Ideal for:

  • Motion Picture / Television Industry
  • Amusement Parks / Fairs
  • Convention Centers
  • Amphitheaters
  • Festivals
  • Arenas
  • Auditoriums
  • Construction Sites
  • Exhibit Halls
  • Racetracks


The Guard Dog 5® - channel cable and cord protector system is ideal for vehicle and pedestrian traffic in public and commercial applications. It is in compliance with the 1996 NEC requirements (article 525) for insulating electrical cables and cords at fairs, amusement parks and similar events. The stay open lid makes it easy to add and remove cables as needed.

Polyurethane Construction for weather and abrasion resistance and a high load-bearing capacity. Non-Conductive Material insulates electrical cables from human contact and satisfies state and federal regulatory agencies. 36" Length Per Lineal Protector makes length-of-run calculations easy to figure.


specification drawing for Cable Guard cord protectors

Model Description A
Channel Width
Channel Height
5 Channel
CPGD5X125 5 Channel Protector 36" (914.4mm) 19.75" (501.7mm) 1.875" (47.6mm) 1.339" (34mm) 1.325" (33.65mm) 19.75 lbs. (9kg)
CPGD5X125R 45° Right Turn 24.5" (622.3mm) 19.75" (501.7mm) 1.875" (47.6mm) 1.339" (34mm) 1.325" (33.65mm) 11 lbs. (5kg)
CPGD5X125L 45° Left Turn 24.5" (622.3mm) 19.75" (501.7mm) 1.875" (47.6mm) 1.339" (34mm) 1.325" (33.65mm) 11 lbs. (5kg)
CPGDEC5X125-O 5 Channel End Caps 4.75" (120.7mm) 19.75" (501.7mm) 1.875" (47.6mm) 1.339" (34mm) 1.325" (33.65mm) 6 lbs. (2.8kg)
GDCR5X125 5 Channel
4-way Cross
A=28.5 in
A2=24.5 in.
19.75 in.
(501.7 mm)
1.87 in.
(47.6 mm)
1.33 in.
(34.0 mm)
1.32 in.
(33.65 mm)
23.1 lbs.
(10.5 kg)
3 Channel


3 Channel Protector

36” (914.4 mm)

20” (510MM)

3” (76.5mm)

2.25” (58.0mm)

2.25” (58.0mm)

30 lbs. (13.6kg)

"Dog-Bone" connectors compatible with protectors you may already use.


Specification Data Load Capacity
Channels Max Load 70 °F (21°C)
Material Polyurethane (UV stabilized) 5 Channel 10,500 lbs. (4,763 kg) per tire
Operating Temp. -40°F to 120°F (-40°C to 48°C) 21,000 lbs. (9,526 kg) per axle
Hinge Pin Material Reinforced fiberglass 3 Channel 14,210lbs. (6,446 kg) per tire
Safety Symbols Per ANSI. Z535.3-1991 28,420 lbs. (12,892 kg) per axle





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