Step Down Butt Splices

Connect 2 Different Wire Gauges In One Step

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NSPA-ML56-20-BP   

What's special about these step down butt splices?

  • Allows you to connect 2 different wire gauges in one connector
  • Color coded using the American Wire Gauge’s standard colors for easy installation and identification
  • Available insulated or uninsulated to suit your application
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These step-down butt connectors are available in insulated or non-insulated versions to provide a splicing solution for any application. These unique connectors allow you to connect wires of 2 different gauges to each other smoothly and get a reliable connection. Each connection is color coded on its ends using standard AWG colors for easy identification and to avoid errors during installation.

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Uninsulated Step Down Butt Connector
NSPA-ML56-20-BP 50 18-20 to 22-24 0.18 lbs -
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NSPA-ML56-16-BP 50 14-16 to 18-20 0.20 lbs -
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NSPA-ML56-14-BP 50 10-12 to 14-16 0.23 lbs -
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NSPA-ML56-10-BP 50 8 to 10-12 0.25 lbs -
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Vinyl Insulated Step Down Butt Connector
NSPA-WTV-56-20 50 18-20 to 22-24 0.27 lbs Red
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NSPA-WTV-56-16 50 14-16 to 18-20 0.34 lbs Blue
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NSPA-WTV-56-14 50 10-12 to 14-16 0.42 lbs Yellow
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NSPA-WTV-56-10 50 8 to 10-12 0.53 lbs Pink
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Krimpa Seal Step Down Butt Connector
NSPA-KS56-20 50 18-20 to 22-24 0.27 lbs Red
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NSPA-KS56-16 50 14-16 to 18-20 0.34 lbs Blue
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NSPA-KS56-14 50 10-12 to 14-16 0.42 lbs Yellow
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NSPA-KS56-10 50 8 to 10-12 0.53 lbs Pink
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MultiLink Step Down Butt Connector
NSPA-ML56-20 50 18-20 to 22-24 0.27 lbs Red
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NSPA-ML56-16 50 14-16 to 18-20 0.34 lbs Blue
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NSPA-ML56-14 50 10-12 to 14-16 0.42 lbs Yellow
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NSPA-ML56-10 50 8 to 10-12 0.53 lbs Pink
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  • Crimp barrels have crimp indicators for a sure crimp every time
  • Equipped with a wire stop to avoid over insertion
  • Butt is seamless so it provides superior crimp performance and strain relief
  • Window in the butt provides visual confirmation of the butt being inserted
  • Butt splice has a uniform copper wall, so positive crimping is uniform on both sides
Heat Shrink Tubing
Material Multiple wall polyolefin tubing with meltable, integral inner wall
Applicable Specifications MIL-I-23053/4, Class 1
AMS 3534
UL File E-157227
Physical
Temperature Rating -55°C to 110°C
Tensile Strength 2200 PSI
Longitudinal Change +1, -10%
Recovery Temperature 135°C
Electrical
Dielectric Strength 900 Volts/Mil
Voltage Rating 600 Volts
Chemical
Corrosion Resistance Non-Corrosive
Fungus Resistance Non-Nutrient
Water Absorption <0.1%
 
Solder (if applicable)
Melt Temperature 149°C (300°F)
Applicable Specifications J-STD-006
Solder contains any or all of the following Antimony, Cadmium, Copper, Indium, Silver, Iron, Aluminum, Nickel, Arsenic, Zinc, Bismuth, Gold, Tin, Lead
Flux 1%-3% RMA
Applicable Specifications J-STD-004
Patent Numbers Butt Connectors: US 6,838,621 B2, US 6,677,529 B1

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Uninsulated Step Down Butt Connector 18-20 AWG to 22-24 AWG- Pack of 50
 
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5.0

Great connectors

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Pros

  • Durable
  • Easy To Install
  • Fits Multiple Cable Sizes
  • Great Fit
  • Great Protection

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      Comments about Uninsulated Step Down Butt Connector 18-20 AWG to 22-24 AWG- Pack of 50:

      We needed a step down connector but could not use an insulated one for the application. These connectors were just what we needed. They worked great and are now part of the design.

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