Ground Fixed Papilio Bells
Installation Instructions

Install Instrument with 1.5m free space (from widest point)

1. Attach M10x150 Bar and Nuts to each of the 3 Legs. (1.1) (See Assembly Guide)
2. Use wooden jig to mark out hole positions for each of the 3 legs in desired location upon decision from customer.
3. Excavate 3 holes for the Steel legs 250mm diameter by 550mm deep. (See GF Post Installation Sheet)
4. Locate (lower) legs into holes making sure they are vertical and level and use jig to check positioning
5. Once happy with location of the Instrument, fill hole using rapid hardening concrete. Be sure to compact concrete around legs and leave to dry according to manufactures guidelines, making sure to leave jig in place until set.
6. Once concrete has set, remove wooden jig and install notes using Fixings provided. Finally install beaters using fixings provided. (See Assembly Guide)

Spares available from or from your local distributor


M10 Nut X12
M10x150 Threaded Bar X6
Saddle Strap X4
M6x20 Pin torx X8
M8 Barrel Nut Pin torx X4
M8 Nyloc nut X4
M6x12 Pin torx X4
M10x200 Bolt
x6 M10 Nut
x12 Papilio Bells

TX 30 Driver Bit
x1 TX 40 Driver Bit

Assembly Guide: Components List

M10 Nut x12
M10x150 Threaded Bar x6
Saddle Strap x4
M6x20 Pin torx x8
M8 Barrel Nut Pin torx x4
M8 Nyloc Nut x4
Ground Fix Post Installation

1. Using Wooden Jig provided Excavate 3 holes with a 250mm
diameter tapering down to 350mm diameter and 600mm depth

Ground Fix Post Installation

2. Compact base of hole with 50mm of aggregate. Lower ground Fix posts attached
to instrument into hole (check instrument straight and level, and at correct height
before filling with concrete)

Foundations should not present a hazard. These foundations are recommended as a guide, for more information on foundation details for various surface see Part 1 of BS EN 1176.

Internal diagonal distances between note fixing holes

3. Fill hole with fast drying concrete to manufacturers specifications. If posts
protrude above instrument they can be cut down, Once concrete has set
install the notes and beaters with fixings provided.

Centre Post has 2 cover
panels to hide access
hole where the notes are