The instructions show how to do this, but it’s easy even if you don’t have instructions. There are 3 cylinders on the right side. The left one holds. Description: While the Dignitet curtain wire looks nice, it is not the most functional since it tends to sag (even when tensioned properly taut, it will. A great idea, but needs a lot of work. No detailed instructions. The screws to tighten to wire are tiny and easily lost, they wouldn’t tighten onto the wire on one of.

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Other systems are available. Remove the tape and string. Due to the high tension of the wire, we do not recommend these simple expansion fasteners. The right piece isn’t moving. The wire is rather difficult to cut, and I’ve had to instructioms new wire when I’ve needed it to be longer than what I have left. Don’t be afraid of the installation processit’s a snap. Could you explain somewhat?

Just buy the exact length you need from their large reel. Sewing Setup for Teens. Frayed cable won’t want to go into the holes. The curtain-clip feature is also quite versatile in terms of making my own curtains quickly and cheaply. That’s about the limit of my knowledge on this particular product. Look, ignore the negative reviews. If they are off just a bit, don’t worry, but don’t accept 2″ or more; you’ll be able to tell the curtains are not square to the bed.

Question about Dishwashers 1 Answer Ikea bespara dishwasher user manual. Better to cut off too little than too much you can always cut more off later. I would recommend asking the manufacturer or distributor as we haven’t tested it on anything except the light guaze fabric.


How to: Add tension to Dignitet wire curtain

Now, mount dignitrt post bracket in the correct position with a screw. I used about 9ft of the wire that came with the kit and I have several feet left. The wire itself is made of many smaller wires rolled together, just like a basket handle or a rope. Please assign your manual to a product: Yahoo Mail 12, Questions.

There’s going to be significant pull on the bases, and you don’t want your curtains sagging!

As we mentioned above, but it’s important so we’ll say it again, you need a good anchor that expands behind the drywall. The bed in our sample is a king headboard, which is apx. I had already extended the post screw to its furthest position in order to be able to adjust and pull the cable tight. Yeah, you have to do a little work. I understand you used two types of fasteners one type to set up and one type afterwards.

Loosen the nuts on the right side, insert the wire, and tighten the tiny nuts again. Oh, and to the people complaining about having to buy screws separately: This type of system would also work well to create a room divider or even to hang a curtain for an especially long run of windows.

Dignitet Curtain Wire Note: You should make sure you are going into a joist, stud or moulding; if you try to just screw into drywall, I don’t think you’ll dignihet much luck at all. If you need more, your local hardware store should carry the same diameter wire.

How to: Add tension to Dignitet wire curtain – IKEA Hackers

There are 3 cylinders on the right side. There was only one kind of hook in the package we used. I no longer have notes on the exact screws and plugs, but IKEA does sell a set of screws and plugs as well. My corners are coming apart and need to look at instructions to reinforce. While tightening, keep an eye on the other posts.


A stud finder can come in handy here. If I go ahead and use lightweight curtains, in your experience, do you think this wire system would work for me? Skip to main content. When you get the correct position, tape the string to the ceiling.

Attach the cable, and tighten it. Also, our curtain needed to go behind the headboard, because we wanted to hide the tubs and stuffed animals secreted away there. I need to drape the 8 ft high storage space above my 8 ft closet. Forgot to mention, I just want to hang them on the area just above the curtain panels, on the wall, not the ceilings. Yahoo Messenger 7, Questions. It’s screwed to the wall.

Tighten the tiny nuts onto the wire. Once we laid out and positioned our posts, we replaced the expansion fasteners with a nylon fastener that expands behind the drywall for a more secure anchor, like the ones shown below.

Do I have to go back to the store or is there somewhere else I can get the manual from?

My curtains are pretty heavy made from silk and lined -do you think it will hold them? I saw great possibilities with this curtain-hanging set, so I dignktet it.

It’s a great option for hanging instructiond, decorative curtains, which add height and drama to our Pretty Prints Teen Room. I had to recut the edges with great patience, cutting each single wire one at a time, twisting the “rope” gently so that the wires would not unravel or mangel.