Gabion Basket Assembly
Step 1: Woven gabions have been collapsed and packaged on pallet to facilitate shipment and transport
Woven gabion basket panel in package
Step 2: Unpack gabion basket and unfold it.
Unfolded gabion baskets panels
Step 3: Erect each side and assemble it into a cage-like container. Tie each thick edge together by binding wire.
Step 4: If middle separated plate exists, join the middle plate to front, back and bottom plates through binding wire.
How to assemble a box with middle plates
Step 5: Choose rigid and breakage-proof stones. Stones come in 75mm to 250mm.
Choose stones for filling gabion basket
Step 6: Put chosen stones into the basket.
Place the big stones around the baskets and the front side where will undertake huge impacts. While small stones are placed at the bottom.
Huge stones are placed around the basket to bear impactsHuge stones are placed around the basket to bear impacts
When filling stones, double twisted binding wire is employed to connect the neighboring sides at the height of 1/3 and 2/3. The binding wire is designed to stabilize the structure. Generally, the stones should be 50mm higher than the basket body.
Step 7: Stretch the lid tightly and make sure its four edged wires overlap with the body’s wire. Then fasten the lid with binding wire. Now, a qualified gabion basket is created.