From prototype to production, we provide the services, capabilities, and specifications you need under one roof. At Lexco®, we always enjoy a good challenge, but we love the simple stuff too, and our experts are always ready to help you find a solution.
Lexco® Cable can manufacture wire rope assemblies from the simplest lanyard to the most unique and complex design. With our extensive capabilities, we can customize nearly any assembly to meet your specific requirements.
Lexco® offers the industry’s widest variety of bulk and prefabricated wire rope fittings, and cable hardware to help you save time and money in obtaining a superior product for ideal results.
Lexco® can meet the specifications and exacting requirements of nearly any request. With our diverse materials and process expertise, we can fabricate your product in compliance with any of these specifications and standards.
Lexco’s expert-designed processes, optimal materials, skilled employees, and advanced quality control ensure that we are able to meet, and commonly exceed, the needs of almost any industry.
We specialize in coating cables with polyvinyl chloride (PVC), nylon, and high-density polyethylene (HDPE) to meet your aesthetic, durability, or safety requirements and use laser micrometers for OD measurement to ensure a top-quality final product.
Our tooling inventory and hydraulic presses can accommodate most end fittings including spherical, cylindrical, and hex profiles for swaging and crimping in the fabrication of your wire rope assembly.
To prevent fraying, we cut fiber rope and bungee cords with hot blades and have an additional automatic hot knife cutting capability for use with webbing.
We can coil both coated and uncoated cable on spools as well as pre-cut either type of cable into coiled assemblies at your preference.
We zinc die-cast our custom cable end fittings in-house, including barrels, balls, and eyes to provide you with only the highest-quality finished product.
Our machine tool department specializes in Swiss-type CNC automatic lathes to manufacture and modify fittings in-house and ensure tighter control of tolerances, reduced lead times, increased customization, and cost savings.
Our engineering department utilizes AutoCAD and SolidWorks software to document and guarantee that every assembly we make has the proper tolerances and specifications while our quality department uses calibrated tools to inspect all productions and ensure excellence.
We offer pull-testing capabilities for proof-loading and can load up to 180,000 pounds in-house to meet specific military specifications, such as MIL-DTL-5688, and destructive pull-testing requirements.
We ship orders directly to job sites, businesses, or individuals and also offer just in time services for our customers, including Kanban releases. We are also EDI capable to allow for convenient release scheduling.
We can re-reel wire rope into coils as well as on to numerous types of master reel materials including, plastic reels, metal reels, fiberboard reels, and wood reels.
We offer detailed labeling, engraving, and laser etching services for the inclusion of information such as part designation, strength, manufacturing date, and more, directly onto your assembly and can meet MIL-STD-130 identification requirements.
Our in-house painting services are always available for spraying products with MIL-PRF-16173 Class II Grade I corrosion prevention compound as well as a variety of colors for aesthetic or assembly verification purposes.