Introducing NEW ClearTap® Insulated Connectors

ILSCO, the market leader of pre-insulated connectors, is proud to introduce ClearTap®, a clear insulated connector.  ClearTap® insulated multi-tap connectors are available in single and dual entry as well as two-wire in-line and offset configurations.  ClearTap® is UL Listed, CSA Certified, range-taking, and dual-rated for copper and aluminum conductors.  Every conductor port is pre-filled with… Read more

Introducing the TB-CUT54CU-IS Cutting Tool

ILSCO is excited to introduce a new in-line tool for cutting up to 1000kcmil copper and aluminum. The 2.1” jaw opening accommodates larger diameters of URD cable. It still includes all of the great features of its smaller brother TB-CUT40CU-IS which include: SmartCut technology Automatic retract Right or left-handed non-slip grip DataTrack USB port 360-degree… Read more

ECM Industries Acquires ILSCO

NEW BERLIN, WI. —April 30, 2020— ECM Industries, LLC, today announced the acquisition of electrical connector manufacturer ILSCO, headquartered in Cincinnati, OH. ILSCO is a leading North American manufacturer of electrical connectors, tools and accessories serving commercial, industrial, utility and OEM customers.  ILSCO will become part of ECM Industries which consists of leading brands Gardner… Read more

As An Essential Business We Are Here To Serve Your Needs

To Our Customers: We have been monitoring the Coronavirus COVID-19 issue with special care on our supply chain. At this point, all of our major suppliers are operating as normal, our North American manufacturing facilities are operating as normal, and our regional distribution centers are all fully staffed and shipping product. As of now, we… Read more

Flex2Code™ Pin Adaptors

ILSCO is pleased to announce an addition to our pin connector offering.  Flex2Code copper pin adaptors provide a solution to installers; the compression barrel accepts flex conductor for equipment rated to code conductor. The pin is knurled for maximum grip and optimal contact area.  The compact design saves space inside electrical panels and requires only… Read more

Innovative T-Slot Bus Bar Offering

ILSCO’s patented t-slot bus bar design was recently introduced and is available in electro-tin plated copper or aluminum. Single or double slot configurations are offered.  The bar slot accommodates standard ½ inch bolts with hex, square and ¼ turn heads.  Recessed insulator mounting hardware allows for 100% usage of the bar for mounting compression or… Read more

TaskMaster® Tools Unveils Scissor Style ACSR Cutter

ILSCO is excited to announce an addition to our battery powered in-line cutting tool offering.  Our TB-CUT26ACSR-IS features a 350° rotatable scissor head design with heavy duty blades that cuts up to 3/8” EHS Guy Wire and 556 ACSR.  Blade inserts make for easy field replacement.  A DataTrack / USB interface captures output performance and… Read more

Expanded Offering of TaskMaster Tools

ILSCO® is excited to announce an enhancement to our already extensive line of hydraulic TaskMaster® Tools. New to the line includes battery powered, remote operated as well as hand operated 6-ton, 4-point dieless indentor tools, PLUS an expanded offering of cutters that cut to larger capacity conductor. Cutting and crimping capabilities are extensive and afford… Read more

Why Ground & Bond?

In short, we ground and bond to protect Humans, Equipment and Property. • To prevent voltage or current on conductive surfaces where it could cause electric shock, electrocution, or start fires • To provide a path for fault current and help ensure proper operation of over-current devices such as circuit breakers and fuses • To… Read more

TaskMaster Battery-Powered Hydraulic Pump

ILSCO expands our TaskMaster® tool offering with the addition of a lightweight, 10,000 psi battery powered, hydraulic pump. ILSCO’s pump, TB-PMP, is sold as an all-inclusive kit and runs on an 18 volt, 5.0 Ah Milwaukee Li-ion battery platform.  A key feature of this pump is a built-in USB port which allows the user to… Read more