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The 98016A is a robust 1-hole copper compression lug designed for secure electrical connections. With a conductor size of 1, a 1/2-inch bolt size, standard barrel, sight window, and electro tin-plated construction featuring a distinctive green color code, this lug ensures reliability and easy identification in electrical installations.

Product Overview

The 98016A Copper Compression Lug provides a dependable solution for connecting 1 AWG conductors, equipped with a 1/2-inch bolt size and standard barrel for versatile installation. Enhanced functionality is provided by the inclusion of a sight window, while the electro tin-plated copper construction ensures optimal conductivity and durability. The green color code aids quick identification, making this lug suitable for various applications, from industrial panels to commercial buildings, where secure and efficient electrical connections are crucial.


  • Material: Seamless Electro-Tin Plated Copper
  • Color: Green
  • Overall Length: 2.205 Inch
  • Barrel Length: 0.625 Inch
  • Conductor Material: Copper
  • Voltage Rating: 35 kV
  • Conductor Size: 1 AWG
  • Stud Size: 1/2 Inch
  • Die Index: I-37
  • Pad Size: 1.25 Inch L X 0.739 Inch W X 0.109 Inch Thk
  • Pad Holes: 1
  • Barrel Type: Standard, Chamfered Entry
  • Inner Diameter/Outer Diameter: 0.359 Inch ID X 0.468 Inch OD
  • Temperature Rating: 90 Deg C
  • Cable Entry Type: Chamfered Entry

Uses and Cases 

  • Industrial Panels and Machinery: Ideal for connecting 1 AWG conductors in industrial panels and machinery, ensuring secure and efficient electrical connections for optimal equipment performance.
  • Power Distribution Systems: Suitable for use in power distribution systems, contributing to reliable connections in distribution panels and junction boxes.
  • Commercial Building Wiring: Applicable in commercial buildings for various wiring applications, ensuring stable and secure connections in electrical systems.
  • Control Panels and HVAC Systems: Employed in control panels and HVAC systems to establish secure connections, contributing to the proper functioning of control systems and heating/cooling equipment.
  • Renewable Energy Installations: Used in renewable energy projects, such as solar panel installations, to establish secure connections for efficient power transmission.
  • Telecommunication Infrastructure: Finds application in telecommunication installations, providing reliable connections for power supply and grounding.
  • Utility Poles and Substations: Applied in utility poles and substations to establish secure connections between conductors, ensuring the efficient and safe transmission of electrical power.
  • Data Centers: Finds application in data centers for connecting conductors, ensuring the continuous and uninterrupted operation of servers and electronic equipment through secure electrical connections.
  • Residential Electrical Wiring: Suitable for residential electrical wiring applications, ensuring secure connections in household electrical panels and circuits.

Item Features

  • Durable Construction: Constructed with seamless electro-tin-plated copper for robust and reliable electrical connections.
  • Distinctive Color Code: Green color allows quick and easy identification in various applications.
  • Optimal Length: With a 2.205-inch overall length, it provides versatility in accommodating different wiring configurations.
  • Versatile Barrel Design: Standard barrel type with chamfered entry allows flexibility in installation across various electrical setups.
  • High Voltage Endurance: Rated for a voltage of 35 kilovolts, suitable for applications with varying power requirements.
  • Conductor Size Compatibility: Designed for #1 AWG conductors, offering versatility for different wiring needs.
  • Secure Stud Size: Accommodates a 1/2-inch stud size for robust and reliable connections.
  • Die Index Specification: Features an I-37 die index, indicating compatibility with specific crimping tools.
  • Optimal Pad Size: Pad size of 1.25 inches in length by 0.739 inches in width with a thickness of 0.109 inches.
  • Pad Holes: 1 hole for secure conductor attachment.
  • Barrel Type: Standard, chamfered entry barrel design for ease of installation.
  • Temperature Resilience: Can withstand temperatures up to 90 degrees Celsius, ensuring stability in diverse operating conditions.