Catwalk on the Mackinac Bridge (22 of 35)

The windless used to pull the mesh along the cables in sitting "on the deck".  This self-powered unit pulled the mesh out and tightened it up so it could be secured.  This unit was powered by its own gas engine., Electronic reproduction of text.  The Mackinac Bridge 1954 - 1958. Mackinac Bridge Authority
Abstract/Description: The windless used to pull the mesh along the cables in sitting "on the deck". This self-powered unit pulled the mesh out and tightened it up so it could be secured. This unit was powered by its own gas engine.
Subject(s): Bridges--Design and construction
St. Ignace (Mich.)
Mackinaw City (Mich.)
Mackinac Bridge (Mich.)
Date Created: 1956 (approximate)