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The 98049 is a robust copper compression lug designed for reliable termination of 1/0 AWG conductors. Featuring a 5/16-inch bolt size, 2 holes, standard barrel, sight window for inspection, and a tin-plated finish with a distinctive pink color code, it ensures secure and efficient electrical connections in various applications.

Product Overview

Ideal for 1/0 AWG conductors, this 98049 lug with a 5/16-inch bolt size and 7/8-inch hole spacing is suitable for a range of electrical applications, including power distribution systems, industrial machinery, and renewable energy installations. The standard barrel design and sight window enhance usability and allow for visual inspection, while the pink color code ensures quick and accurate identification. The tin-plated finish provides corrosion resistance, making the 98049 a dependable choice for lasting and secure electrical connections.


  • Material: Seamless Electro Tin Plated Copper
  • Color: Pink
  • Overall Length: 2.793 Inches
  • Barrel Length: 0.75 Inch
  • Conductor Material: Copper
  • Voltage Rating: 35 kV
  • Conductor Size: 1/0 AWG
  • Stud Size: 5/16 Inch
  • Die Index: I-42
  • Pad Size: 1.687 Inches L x 0.738 Inches W x 0.125 Inches Thk
  • Pad Holes: 2
  • Pad Hole Spacing: 7/8 Inch
  • Barrel Type: Standard
  • Inner Diameter: 0.39 Inch
  • Outer Diameter: 0.515 Inch
  • Cable Entry: Chamfered Type

Uses and Cases 

  • Power Distribution Systems: Ideal for terminating 1/0 AWG conductors in power distribution systems, ensuring reliable electrical connections.
  • Industrial Machinery: Suitable for use in industrial machinery where secure conductor termination is essential for the safe and efficient operation of equipment.
  • Renewable Energy Installations: Used in renewable energy systems, such as solar and wind power installations, contributing to reliable and durable electrical connections.
  • Construction Sites: Commonly employed in construction projects for both temporary and permanent electrical installations, ensuring secure and lasting connections.
  • Commercial Buildings: Applied in various electrical installations within commercial buildings, including lighting, outlets, and other electrical devices.
  • Telecommunications Infrastructure: Plays a role in establishing secure connections for electrical components and cables in telecommunications networks.
  • Electrical Maintenance and Repairs: Ideal for electrical maintenance and repair tasks, facilitating the termination or replacement of 1/0 AWG conductors in various applications.
  • Utilities and Power Grids: Utilized in utility applications and power grid systems for connecting 1/0 AWG conductors and ensuring efficient electrical transmission.

Item Features 

  • Seamless Electro Tin Plated Copper Material: High-quality construction for reliable electrical conductivity and corrosion resistance.
  • Pink Color: Distinctive pink color code for quick identification in electrical systems.
  • 2.793 Inch Overall Length: Optimal size for versatile use in various electrical applications.
  • 0.75 Inch Barrel Length: Balanced barrel length for secure conductor termination.
  • Conductor Material: Copper: Utilizes copper, a highly conductive and durable material.
  • 35 kV Voltage Rating: Suitable for applications with higher voltage requirements.
  • 1/0 AWG Conductor Size: Accommodates 1/0 AWG wire size for diverse wiring needs.
  • 5/16 Inch Stud Size: Compatible with standard 5/16-inch stud sizes for ease of installation.
  • I-42 Die Index: Designated die index for efficient and precise crimping.
  • 1.687 Inch L X 0.738 Inch W X 0.125 Inch Thk Pad Size: Appropriate pad dimensions for secure electrical connections.
  • 2 Pad Hole(S): Dual pad holes for flexibility in conductor termination.
  • 7/8 Inch Pad Hole Spacing: Standardized spacing for consistent and organized installations.
  • Standard Barrel Type: Conforms to the industry standard barrel design for compatibility.
  • Inner Diameter 0.39 Inch: Specific inner diameter for precise connections.
  • Outer Diameter 0.515 Inch: Specific outer diameter for precise connections.
  • Chamfered Type Cable Entry: Facilitates smooth and easy wire insertion during installation.