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

UTILCO Unveils New Lineman Tools

UTILCO, a leader in bringing superior connectors to the industry for over fifty years, is excited to unveil a new series of Lineman Tools, in-line and pistol grip cutters and crimpers.  The battery-powered, hydraulic tools were developed with the users in mind; they are built to sustain rigorous use and harsh environments for those working… Read more

Surgency Product Line Enhancement

ILSCO’s Surgency Family of Surge Protective Devices has been updated to include a corrosion-resistant and zinc-plated solid alloy steel, liquid-tight hub with tapered female threads.  The new hub allows for even more versatility in the application of the Surgency models and a faster, easier installation.  Further, it permits minimal connection lead length to be achieved… Read more

Mechanical Grounding Connector Introduction

ILSCO presents a new series of mechanical ground clamp connector solutions for industrial, commercial, and institutional applications. Manufactured from copper alloy, UL Listed and CSA Certified, the connectors are range-taking and suitable for direct burial.  The offering provides our customers with a broader selection to address multiple needs in the field.

Introducing Copper Bus Bar from ILSCO

ILSCO continues to broaden our grounding offering and is pleased to introduce copper bus bar as well as bus bar kits that include hardware, insulators as well as brackets. The bus bar is available in industry standard configurations with multiple connection points which accommodate NEMA and conventional lug mountings and is suitable for use in… Read more

TaskMaster Tool Pivot Punch Head Enhancement

ILSCO is pleased to introduce an enhancement to our TaskMaster® 3-in-1 battery powered tool system. Our new 360° punch head rotates on two axes and affords the installer the ability to use the tool in a broader range of applications, including confined spaces.  It has the ability to punch ½” – 4” holes in mild… Read more

Member of Congress Visits ILSCO, a NEMA Member Facility

In an effort to encourage communications between Congress and NEMA manufacturers, NEMA staff contacted senators and representatives to facilitate visits to member company locations during the summer recess and into the fall.  (excerpt from electroindustry, September 2016)              

StreetWise Streetlight Connectors

ILSCO introduces an innovative line of UL 486D Listed StreetWise streetlight connectors which offer a unique selling proposition given their design characteristics: Safe Designed to disconnect or breakaway upon impact at a light pole Pre-insulated  and sealed to mitigate the possibility of contact with live wires Does not require additional boot to achieve a watertight… Read more