Universal Pulling Lubricant for Copper,
Coax, and Fiber Cables

  • UL and CSA Listed – Can be used where inspection is required.
  • Superior Friction Reduction – Maximum tension reduction on all types of cable jackets.
  • Effective Lubrication when Dry – Continued lubrication during pulling.
  • Clean and Non-Staining – Easy to clean up.
  • High Cling Factor – Clings to jacket for better lubrication on long runs.
  • Compatible with Cable Jackets Including Fire-Rated & Plenum – Suitable for the broad variety of indoor and outdoor jackets.
  • Cold Weather, Non-Freezing Formula – Polywater® WCGL available for sub-freezing work.
  • Environmentally Safe – Meets California regulation CCR 22.

Polywater® Lubricant CGL is a high-performance, gel cable pulling lubricant formulated specifically for the communications industry.  It is recommended for fiber optic, copper or coaxial cable pulls.

Polywater® Lubricant CGL provides maximum friction reduction between cable and conduit under both low and high sidewall bearing pressures.  It is slow drying and leaves a lubricating film after its water base has evaporated.  Polywater® CGL is a gel material and can be applied by hand or using Polywater’s LP-D5 pump.

Polywater® Lubricant CGL is safe for the aquatic environment.  It meets California regulation CCR 22. Polywater® CGL is suitable for use on PE and low-smoke zero-halogen (LSZH) communication cable jackets.

Product/Package Notes:

Polywater® CGL comes in two grades: Regular Grade and Winter Grade (for cold weather use in temperatures as low as -20°F/-30°C).

Polywater® CGL can also be pumped using the LP-D5 Drill-Powered Pump (see sidebar).
Polywater® CGL Gel Communications Cable Pulling Lubricant
Catalog # Catalog #
(Winter Grade)
Package Description Units/Case
CGL-35 WCGL-35 1-quart/0.95-liter squeeze bottle 12
CGL-128 WCGL-128 1-gallon/3.8-liter pail 4
CGL-640 WCGL-640 5-gallon/18.9-liter pail 1
CGL-27 --- 1-quart/0.95-liter bag 12 in box
CGL-99 --- 1-quart/0.95-liter bag 16 in pail
CGL-55 --- ½-gallon/1.9-liter bag 6 in box
CGL-110 --- ½-gallon/1.9-liter bag 10 in pail

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