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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David Payne Level 3 Expert Answers. If this is the case, you may be able to have your posts mount right into a rafter behind the drywall with just some screws, giving you maximum strength when you tighten up the wire. You might instrhctions to dlgnitet out to a window covering expert with your situation. Since I am not using this wire set for draperies, but rather for photos, I give the set 4 stars; I am subtracting a star ijstructions the hours it took me to cut the rope correctly.

Do you know what the Pottery Barn may name their system? Alun Cox Level 3 Expert Answers. Question about Furniture 1 Answer I have lost the manual for my kitchen table I just bought from Ikea.

Trish Koby – The links for these are also at the dignutet top of the article. I realize this is an old article, but hoping you still check your messages: Answer questions, earn points and help others Answer questions. With my 9ft room, I only needed about 10mm because my cut wire length was fairly tight to start.

Any idea what the specifics were on the cable wire you purchased in bulk from your hardware store? Looking at installing this system but I, dihnitet, need more cable wire. Now, double check the measurement. I’m tempted to buy this unique set-up for my laundry room windows. Our installation required more; and found the same size cable in bulk at our local hardware store.


Look, ignore the negative reviews. Instructuons by Best Digital Products. You have over 13′ to cover! I am following the instruction manual; however I seem to be missing a piece. So, Vignitet asked my husband Bob who is always a good sport and really tall to bring his years of experience as a builder to the table to show you how to install this very cool cable wire system.

I just bought this cable kit from Ikea and plan on hanging curtains with it. Took me a while to figure out!

How to: Add tension to Dignitet wire curtain

Looks like the perfect solution for draping my not so pretty aluminum patio awning. I was just planning on clipping them like you did, but wondered what in the world the others were for?

This hardware will go absolutely anywhere, at any angle, any length. Could you explain somewhat? Remove the tape and string. If I go ahead and use lightweight curtains, in your experience, do you think this wire system would work for me? It’s a great option for hanging lightweight, decorative curtains, which add height and drama to our Pretty Prints Teen Room.

The 17mm spacing they indicate you should use is good, especially if you’re doing a long room and the wire tends to sag more during installation. One plate and three screws went into a stud and the other into a very smooth masonry wall with some Gorilla Glue. Oh, and to the people complaining about having to buy screws separately: I wish IKea shipped Thank you for the demonstration. Ikea still carries this line of products, you might be able to find more information from their site. The wire is rather difficult to cut, and I’ve had to purchase new wire when I’ve needed it to be longer than what I have left.


So, we may not be the most valuable resource for whether or not it will eventually droop for you. This is NOT a one person project; you definitely will need a helper – and it would be best intsructions your helper was 6’7″ or taller.

However, the length of my entire display is only 28″. The main issue is making sure you have a strong stable surface to drill into – a stud, molding, etc. Hi Lacie — that sounds like a very interesting project! It’s not the prettiest curtain hardware, but I’ve never found anything more functional and versatile and you can’t beat the price.

Mounting Drill the first hole and insert the temporary anchor. So glad we could help. Newer Post Older Post Home. Just need more of your help. Better to cut off too little than too much innstructions can always cut more off later.

Place the bracket base with the center over the hole you just made.

IKEA – DIGNITET Curtain Wire, Stainless Steel | Shabby Chic Shower Curtains

Victoria T – there is a special part you seat the cable into and they provide a special allen wrench to tighten the ditnitet to create the tension. Don’t be afraid of the installation processit’s a snap. Posted by Carter Dale on Sunday, July 6, This idea is great!

Complete installation of remaining posts. Then extend the mechanism on the right side as far as it’ll go.

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