Wire Rope Products - Aircraft Cable, End Fittings & Coatings
In this product category, you’ll find aircraft cable, strand and various other types of wire rope. The product tables contained within display characteristics such as diameter, breaking strength and weight. The term aircraft cable is used to describe 7 x 7 and 7 x 19 strand core constructions which are available from 1/32 – 3/8. Aircraft cable is available commercial grade and MIL Spec.
Wire Rope Fittings –
Wire rope fittings are typically crimped or swaged directly onto the wire rope. Contained in this category are sleeves, used to form loops, eye ends, fork ends, ball ends and many others. The majority of wire rope fittings are designed to be machine swaged to the wire rope. We also offer Swageless fittings within this category. At Lexco, we specialize in machine swaging wire rope fittings.
Wire Rope Hardware and Tools –
This category contains materials that are commonly used in combination with wire rope. Highlights include: turnbuckles, used to tension wire rope, eye bolts, used to anchor wire rope, shackles, hook and quick links, used to connect wire rope, cutters, used for field cutting of wire rope and hand crimp tools.
Architectural Cable Railings –
Whether you want to filed install your own cable railing assembly or prefer to purchase prefabricated cable railing assemblies, we have a wide selection to suit your project. Cable railings are typically supplied in 1/8”, 3/16” and 1/4” wire rope diameters. The most common wire rope construction used cable railing application is 1x19 which has minimal constructional stretch. Typical material for cable railings is Stainless Steel Type 316. For assembly examples, view our gallery page.
Push-Pull Controls –
Push-pull controls is one of Lexco Cable’s assembly niche’s. The term push-pull controls is used in a general sense to describe pull-only controls as well as push and pull controls. In a true push-pull control, a support tube is used to guide the inner cable which prevents it from buckling. For true push-pull control using support tubes, Lexco offers Cablecraft assemblies. For assembly examples, view our gallery page.
Bungee Cords –
Lexco Cable custom fabricates custom bungee assemblies. Like all other products, we also carry everything in bulk. If you need 500’ spools or a custom length bungee cord, we can fulfill your requirements. The most common thread material used to sheath bungee cord rubber is polypropylene. For high friction applications we also supply nylon sheath bungee cord which is also more abrasion resistant. For assembly examples, please view gallery page.
Wire rope products are utilized in vastly diverse industries and environments. Our job at Lexco Cable is to guide our customers' decisions in selecting the optimal combination of wire rope products for their unique applications.