Cable lugs are connection device used to connect terminal of cable with the terminal of electrical devices and also terminal of two different cable. It is also called Cable connector or cable anchor. Generally it is made up of Aluminum, Copper and Brass. The main function of cable lugs is to connect the incoming cable to electrical appliances, other cable, surface of mechanical equipment etc. Cable lugs are used for connection of cables to terminal box where there must be a permanent connection, and where direct connection is inconvenient.
Types of Cable Lugs
According to the materials used to manufacture it, Cable lugs are mainly Copper and Aluminum types. But depending upon the usage and applications of Cable, There are many types of Cable lugs are available, named as: