Tom McCormick explains how to select and install a wire ferrule. American Electrical offers the widest selection of wire ferrules in North America. By selecting wire size, color and stripping length, a wire ferrule can be installed on a bare wire using one of AEI's ferrule crimping tools.
RICHMOND, VA - Weidmuller is pleased to announce that our single conductor, wire-end ferrules with insulating "collar" are now certified by Underwriters Laboratories (UL), in accordance with UL standard 486A. This new approval, in addition to the existing CSA-US, DIN/VDE and VG certifications, allows customers greater access to global projects with stringent requirements to standards. The... Read More
Ferrule, narrow metal cylinder used for reinforcement and stability within rubber grommet, includes welded-on washer. It is mechanically crimped to ferrule in automated manufacturing process, and both ferrule and washer are galvanized steel. Galvanization is corrosion-resistant and will prevent rusting. This product reduces required assembly time and removes need for additional component. Read More
Manufactured from electrolytic copper, tin plated HYDENT(TM) uninsulated, bare ferrules are used to terminate stranded wires to form neat end terminations. RoHS compliant devices assist in terminating extra flexible fine stranded conductor. Installation tooling included are 4 tools with ergonomic handles, full cycle ratchet with release mechanism, and trapezoidal crimp profile. Read More
Featuring continuously molded design for consistent placement in tools, REEL SMART(TM) Ferrules are available in No. 20-14 AWG in strips of 50 and reels of 3,000-5,000. Seamless barrel design contains loose wire strands. Semi-automatic CT-100 Crimping Tool features rapid load design utilizing strips of ferrules. Multi-use 54 lb tool cuts, strips, and crimps wire. Read More
Silica SealTight(TM) sleeves, nuts, and ferrules solve problem of connecting capillary tubing to standard 10-32 coned ports intended for 1/16 in. OD tubing. Teflon® FEP sleeves plus PEEK(TM) NanoTight(TM) nuts, and Tefzel® ferrules provide sealing and can be finger tightened to hold 5,000 psi. Twelve color-coded IDs accommodate capillary ODs from 70 µm to 1 mm. Read More
Weather-resistant product joins optical fibers to SC-type optical connectors. Walls, produced via injection molding process based on die and molding technology and proprietary plastic, are thick enough to ensure mechanical strength. Product is offered with standard OD of 2.499 ± 0.001 mm, roundness of 0.001 mm or less, coaxiality of 0.0014 mm or less, and 0.125 ± 0.0005 mm hole diameter. Optical characteristics are equivalent to Zirconia ferrule. Read More