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Threaded Studs and Plugs Q&A with Lexco Cable’s V.P. David Karbin

Posted by David Karbin | Mon, Apr 09, 2018 @ 02:54 PM | 0 Comments

OEMs need an exact combination of characteristics for their threaded studs and plugs including wire rope diameter, thread size, thread length and material among others. Lexco Cable specializes in fabricating these assemblies and providing custom solutions when needed.

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Lexco’s Guide to Custom Threaded Studs or Plugs For Your Wire Rope Assembly 

Posted by David Karbin | Tue, Apr 03, 2018 @ 03:38 PM | 0 Comments

OEMs require an exact combination of wire rope threaded stud characteristics, including wire rope diameter, thread size, thread length and material, among other specifications. Are you unsure what wire rope fitting best meets your wire rope assembly needs? Wherever you are in the buying process, we have created a guide that draws on Lexco’s extensive expertise to help you find the perfect threaded stud or plug for your wire rope assembly application.

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Hand Winch Wire Rope Assemblies for OEMs

Posted by David Karbin | Tue, Feb 20, 2018 @ 09:13 AM | 0 Comments

Lexco Cable is the Leading Just-in-Time (JIT) Supplier of Hand Winch Wire Rope Assemblies for OEMs

\No matter what type of application calls for a hand winch, they all require a high-quality cable assembly built for durability, longevity, and flexibility. Lead time is critical for OEMs. Lexco’s typical lead time for a wire rope (aircraft cable) assembly is two weeks. Here’s two expedite solutions that you won’t have to pay a break-in fee for.

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Select the Most Well-Suited Materials for your Applications with Lexco's Glossaries

Posted by David Karbin | Thu, Aug 24, 2017 @ 11:11 AM | 0 Comments

When shopping for products you’ve never worked with before, it’s important to familiarize yourself with relevant industry terms in order to ensure you select the best solutions for your specific project.

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3 Case Study Previews

Posted by David Karbin | Wed, May 24, 2017 @ 09:39 AM | 0 Comments

With spring here and summer fast approaching, the team at Lexco thought it would be a great time to review some of our past outdoor projects — providing cables for an outside shopping complex arbor, working on a living wall featuring vertically planted flowers and plants, and assisting in the creation of a landscaped retaining wall.

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Lexco Cable Used in Construction of Suspension Bridge

Posted by David Karbin | Mon, Jun 27, 2016 @ 01:08 PM | 0 Comments

Long Travelled and Treasured

\Since the French explorer Samuel de Champlain first set foot in Vermont in 1609, the region has held its reputation as a land of natural beauty and rugged landscapes.  These features have been pondered on by luminaries such as Thoreau and Frost, and enjoyed by visitors from across the globe.

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Lexco Cable Joins Technology Manufacturing Association

Posted by David Karbin | Wed, Mar 04, 2015 @ 11:24 AM | 0 Comments

Lexco Cable joined the Association of Manufacturing Technology on Nov. 12, enabling us to offer customers unprecedented access to resources for almost any project.

Norridge, Illinois — Feb. 17, 2015 — Lexco Cable, manufactures a custom mechanical custom cable assembly. We distribute wire rope, aircraft cable, coated cable, and related fittings and hardware. We are proud to announce our membership in the Technology & Manufacturing Association (TMA). Through this membership, Lexco Cable can offer customers unparalleled access to resources for almost any project, regardless of level of complexity.

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Download Important Documents from Lexco’s Technical Resource Library

Posted by David Karbin | Mon, Jan 19, 2015 @ 08:06 AM | 0 Comments

Get useful conversion charts, guides, and much more.


Lexco Cable presents our Technical Resource Library, a range of documents related to the wire rope and cable industry. These are offered as references to easily consult when purchasing wire rope, specifying a new project, or checking measurements.

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New Cable Replacement Guides from Lexco

Posted by David Karbin | Wed, May 21, 2014 @ 12:33 PM | 0 Comments


At Lexco, we firmly believe that a little bit of knowledge can go a long way. That is why we are excited about the release of our latest set of guides to various industrial cable replacements. 

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Austin YMCA Project Puts Cable from Lexco to Good Use

Posted by David Karbin | Thu, Apr 10, 2014 @ 10:26 AM | 0 Comments

There’s an experiment in community enhancement going on in Texas that we’d like to promote a little here. A small design firm in Austin is leading a novel partnership between public and private entities to create a sustainable community garden on public land to be managed by a private charitable organization. The North Austin YMCA Community Garden could be a model for future environmentally friendly urban resource projects, not just in the Texas capital but around the country. And we’ve got a hand in it, too.

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