Cable lugs produced by ERKO are the perfects solution for installers and electricians
Cable lugs produced by ERKO are the perfect solution for installers. In the assortment you will find all kinds of terminals in many different sizes. It is also easy to choose the right tool for the right terminal. In the shop you can find universal crimping tools for most of the terminals, lugs available in the shop. It is possible thanks to the exchangeable dies.
Cable lugs – examples
Depending on your needs you can find different kinds of cable lugs in the offer for example: ring, spade , pin cable end-sleeves, receptacle, tab and claw lugs , tubular Cu, Al, Al-Cu, shear off screw lugs , lugs for medium voltage and lugs for telecommunication cable shielding. In every kind of these lugs you will find examples with and without insulation.
KOA cable lug is available in many sizes that are suitable for the cross-section of wire from 0,1 – 0,5 mm2 to 120 mm2. The manufacturer indicates that the smallest size of the lug can be crimped with the help of such tools as: AE 22-05, ETA 66. With the cross-section from 0,5 to 1 mm2 and from 1,5 to 2,5 mm2 it is recommended to use: PR 33, A 22-2, A11-6, RA 16, PP 8 or PP 16. In order to crimp the largest sizes a more powerful tool with greater force is recommended for example: EPZC 300, GZ 300, HR 300, PR 240.
Do not forget about any stage of the crimping!
Experienced installers do it almost automatically., but for those who are new in the profession we would like to remind what are the stages of crimping. After choosing the right terminal it is vital to choose the right for of crimping. Then, remove the insulation from the wire on the appropriate length and clean it of corrosion or oxide. Finally place the cable in the waist of the connector and crimp it using the right tool. The crimping process is completed when the crimping dies connects.