3M™ Scotchlok™ IDC Connector 558

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  • Red, polypropylene-insulated connector
  • Suitable for general purpose electrical connections on an auto, boat, van or trailer
  • Accommodates 18 to 16 AWG solid/stranded or 14 AWG stranded
  • UL Listed, CSA Certified and RoHS 2011/65/EU Compliant
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For industrial/occupational use only. Not for consumer sale or use.
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Attribute Name
Value
Brand
Scotchlok™
Case Quantity
1000
Color Family
Red
Conductor Sizes (Imperial)
14 AWG (Stranded), 16 AWG, 22 AWG
Connection Type
Double Run or Tap, Run & Tap
Connector Style
Insulation Displacement
Family
IDC for Electrical Applications
Flame Retardant
Yes
Insulation Material
Polypropylene
Insulation Outer Diameter (Imperial)
0.12 in
Manufacturing Origin
USA
Material
Insulator: FR Polypropylene, U-contact: Tin-plated Brass
Maximum Conductor Size (Imperial)
14 AWG (Stranded), 16 AWG
Maximum Operating Temperature (Celsius)
105 Degree Celsius
Maximum Operating Temperature (Fahrenheit)
221 Degree Fahrenheit
Maximum Recommended Voltage Rating
600 V
Minimum Conductor Size (Imperial)
22 AWG
Moisture Resistant
No
National Stock Number
5940013164522
Package Quantity
1000
Packaging
Box, Bulk
Product Color
Red
Product Type
Run & Tap
Recommended Crimping Tool
E-9BM or 9 in. Linemans Pliers
Run Maximum Insulation Outer Diameter (Imperial)
0.12 in
Run Maximum Insulation Outer Diameter (Metric)
3.1 mm
Tap Maximum Insulation Outer Diameter (Imperial)
0.12 in
Tap Maximum Insulation Outer Diameter (Metric)
3.1 mm
Units per Case
1000, 5000
Voltage Application
Low Voltage
Wire Connector Type
IDC Connectors
Details
  • Red, polypropylene-insulated connector
  • Suitable for general purpose electrical connections on an auto, boat, van or trailer
  • Accommodates 18 to 16 AWG solid/stranded or 14 AWG stranded
  • UL Listed, CSA Certified and RoHS 2011/65/EU Compliant

3M™ Scotchlok™ Insulation Displacement Connector 558 electrically connects a tap wire to a run (through) wire while insulating the connection. The connector is polypropylene insulated and self stripping.

3M™ Scotchlok™ Insulation Displacement Connector 558 is suitable for control circuit wiring, fixture wiring, appliance wiring, signal and PA systems and automotive/boat/RV wiring. It is 600V rated for building wire and 1000V rated for signs, fixtures and luminaires. The connector withstands temperatures of 221 degrees F (105 degrees C). UL Listed, CSA Certified and RoHS 2011/65/EU Compliant.

For industrial/occupational use only. Not for consumer sale or use.

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