guy_strandGenerally used to reinforce and add stability to tall structures, guy strand consists of high-grade, galvanized steel woven into a 7-wire strand. Reinforcing everything from radio towers to wind turbines, this strand is available in a variety of diameters and is classified in one of five strengths (as shown below). Because guy strand is typically exposed to the elements in its various uses, it is coated with zinc to protect against corrosion. At it strongest specifications, guy strand is able to reinforce some of the tallest structures on earth.


  • Telephone poles
  • Cell phone towers
  • Radio broadcasting towers or masts
  • Wind turbines
  • Ship masts
  • Tents

Sizes:Diameter Range: 1/4 - 3/8 inch, with custom sizes available
Coating:Class A
Possible Strength grades:Utilities
High Strength
Extra High Strength
Advantages:Highly Resistant to Corrosion

Madison Steel is a global supplier of steel related raw material products, including guy strand, PC strand, music wire, reinforcing products and more. We also facilitate purchase and shipment of high-quality recycled scrap products, including HMS 1 and 2, plate and structural steel, and a variety of non-ferrous scrap products. From our offices in Atlanta, we coordinate with our seven distribution facilities throughout the U.S., ensuring that you receive your shipment when you need it. Whatever your needs, we have the resources to provide consistently high-grade steel products, specializing in low-cost volume purchases direct from the manufacturer. To learn more about Madison Steel and the products and services we offer, please call us at 404-343-4855. We’d love to speak with you.

Serving All of North America

Illinois Guy Strand

Trust Madison Steel for your Galvanized Cable, Galvanized PC Strand, Guy Wire, Guy Strand, Guy Cable and all other reinforcing steel wire. Based in Atlanta, GA with regional sales reps nationwide, we have the staff, the knowledge and the connections to get all of North America their Guy Strand products. From New York to California, Florida to Washington State, Texas to Canada. We cover the Eleven Western States and everthing in between. We have your guy wire, guy strand and all your guy cable needs covered. Illinois Guy Strand. Madison Steel ships to The Prairie State; Chicago to Springfield, call 404-343-4855 for a quote  Chicago Aurora Naperville Joliet Rockford Elgin Springfield Peoria Champaign Waukegan Cicero Schaumburg Bloomington Evanston Arlington Heights Bolingbrook Decatur Skokie Palatine Des Plaines Orland Park Oak Lawn Mount Prospect Berwyn Tinley Park Oak Park Wheaton Normal Hoffman Estates Downers Grove Glenview Elmhurst Plainfield Lombard Buffalo Grove Moline Belleville Bartlett Crystal Lake Park Ridge Romeoville Carol Stream DeKalb Streamwood Wheeling Quincy Carpentersville Urbana Hanover Park Rock Island Calumet City Northbrook Addison Oswego Woodridge St. Charles O'Fallon Glendale Heights Elk Grove Village Mundelein Pekin Niles Gurnee North Chicago Highland Park Algonquin Galesburg Burbank Lansing Glen Ellyn Lake in the Hills Danville Huntley Wilmette New Lenox Oak Forest Edwardsville Vernon Hills McHenry Granite City Round Lake Beach Chicago Heights Lockport Batavia Woodstock Morton Grove West Chicago Belvidere Alton Zion Melrose Park Homer Glen Lisle Elmwood Park Westmont South Elgin Rolling Meadows Collinsville Freeport Maywood