WICKS MISSION STATEMENT
  At Wicks we are committed to
  providing exceptional, fast and
  friendly service. By supplying
  and supporting a broad range
  of products and materials,our
  mission is to help you complete
  your next project on schedule
  and with quality parts and
  materials.
Registered UsersSign In
View Cart View RFQs Express Ordering  | Shipping 
 | Tax 
 | Terms
 Shopping Cart 0 Items
 Request for Quote 0 Items
All Categories > Aircraft Controls > Cable Accessories  
 

Cable Accessories


Click on a Product to view details.

AN115 Cable Shackles

AN115 Cable Shackles

(3)
Shackles listed are cadmium plated steel.
Phenolic Cable Pulleys

Phenolic Cable Pulleys

(14)
All three types are nonmetallic (phenolic). A223/A224 -Plain phenolic bore are used as quide and secondary control pulley in production aircraft. AN210: Similar to MS24566, but have metal shielded bearings rather than removable composition seal type bearings. MS20219: Nonmetallic sheave and fixed ball bearing. MS20220: Flight control pulley, non-metallic sheave and fixed ball bearing with contact seal. MS24566: Anti- friction bearing pulley.
Thimbles

Thimbles

(9)
Available in zinc or in corrosion- resisting steel. Examples: AN100-3(carbon steel), AN100-C3(stainless steel). Thimbles are made in conformance with Government procurement specification MIL-T-5677 and standard drawing AN100.
CableRetainerStop&Swivel

Cable Retainer, Stop & Swivel

(3)
Can be used for cable ends on mechanical brakes and push-pull solid wire control cable. Used separately stop, swivel threads all the way through and attaches with another screw. AZ-2372 holds cable in place.
Wire Grip

Wire Grip

(2)
This device, with its' unique 'in vice' gripping action, attaches securely to the core wire of any std push/pull control. The 5/8" long 10-32 threaded end is screwed onto a clevis, ball joint or other hardware used for linkage to mixture, curb air heat, cabin air, etc., resulting in a secure, clean looking job. 125 lb rating. Sizes for 2 wire dia ranges available.
Cable Housing

Cable Housing

(2)
Features a black vinyl cover and a wound metal inner jacket lined with Teflon for smooth operation. For use in constructing control cable assemblies with flexible aircraft cable. Will not kink. Sold by the foot.
Music Wire

Music Wire

(4)
Made of high carbon which is very high in tensile strength. Must be capable of wrapping around itself without showing signs of cracking. Used for springs for tools and die makers, factory and machine shops. Meets specification spring temper MIL-W-6101.
Throttle Stop

Throttle Stop


Throttle stop used with T-locking and T-hood controls.
Felco Cable Cutter

Felco Cable Cutter


C7 cuts 3/16" and smaller cable length 8 inches weight 10 oz. Great for cutting control cable. Does not leave frayed ends. Manufactured in Switzerland.
Cable Cutters 3/16" & Smaller

Cable Cutters 3/16" & Smaller


Cuts 3/16" and smaller cable. Does not leave frayed ends. Great for cutting control cable. Length: 8", weight: 5-1/2 oz.
Cable Diameter Gauge

Cable Diameter Gauge


Quickly and accurately measure standard cable diameters. Measures 1/16", 3/32", 1/8", 5/32", 3/16", 7/32", 1/4", 9/32", 5/16" and 3/8".
Cable Tension Gauge

Cable Tension Gauge


An inexpensive yet accurate method of checking cable tension. Ideal for determining loads on sailboat rigging, guide wires, fences or any application where cable or wires are installed under load. Manufactured of rugged anodized aluminum, this gauge is corrosive resistant and will give years of service. Detailed operating instructions included with each tension gauge. Ranges 3/32: 70-300lbs, 1/8: 100-500 lbs. 5/32: 140-800 lbs. Fits cable sizes 3/32, 1/8, 5/32.
Ball &  Shank

Ball & Shank

(8)
Must use special swaging tool. Material: corrosion resistant steel.
Cable Swage End

Cable Swage End

(13)
R= Right hand. L= Left hand (Superceeds AN669) Has safety slot on end to be used with either MS21256-1 or -2 safety clip/sold separately. Can be used with MS21251 barrel. Can be swedged on to cable with a special tool.
Control Cable Mounting Clamp

Control Cable Mounting Clamp


Clamp allows you to secure the output end of control cables w/.250" or .438" conduit mounting grooves (incl. ACS & Cablecraft controls w/threaded ends) to a bracket, etc. The clamps cut-out is pushed into the mounting groove (just ahead of the swivel end) & a cap plate is then screwed down onto a bracket to lock the assembly in place. Includes 3/16" bolts & locknuts.
Control Cable Output Adapter

Control Cable Output Adapter


Adapter converts control cables with a 10-32 male threaded output to 1/4-28 male threaded output. Total length: 2.34".
Thimble Bushing Inserts

Thimble Bushing Inserts

(6)
Thimble bushing inserts help eliminate thimble elongation when under load, thus maintaining correct cable length & tension. Their slotted design is intended for use with anchoring tangs commonly found on ultralights. Simply open up the thimble, insert the bushing (w/tang), & then close. Made from Supertough nylon for superior high temperature & impact load resistance. For 1/16", 3/32", & 1/8" cable (AN100-3 or 4 thimbles). Sized by tang thickness & edge-to-hole measurement.
SA362 Strap Fork End

SA362 Strap Fork End

(3)
Must use special swaging tool. Material: corrosion resistant steel.
SA361 Strap Eye End

SA361 Strap Eye End

(3)
Must use special swaging tool. Material: corrosion resistant steel.
Aircraft Turnbuckle

Aircraft Turnbuckle

(38)
Clip Locking Turnbuckles
Clip-Locking Turnbuckles utilize two locking clips instead of lock wire for safe tying. The turnbuckle barrel and terminals are slotted lengthwise to accommodate the locking clips. After the proper cable tension is reached the barrel slots are aligned with the terminal slots and the clips are inserted. The curved end of the locking clips expand and latch in the vertical slot in the center of the barrel.
Fork, Eye, Stud and Cable Ends Must Be Swaged With a Special Tool
1-1/2 Poly Cable Pulley

Poly Pulley

(2)
Polyethylene pulleys are made from UHMW polyethylene offering low friction and high resistance to abrasion. All use stainless steel bushing with minimum lubrication required. Bushing is clamped into pulley bracket. Pulley rotates on the bushing. Weight: 93-210 - .23 oz, 93-209 - .26 oz, 93-303 - .5 oz.
JPS24

Compound Cable Swager (24")


This quality tool is a great alternative to the more expensive cable swagers. Compound action doubles the force so that you can make perfect swages with less effort. Features a built-in cable cutter that will cut up to 1/4” cables. Swages standard AN copper, zinc, and steel oval and stop sleeves. 24" overall length. Not for stainless steel sleeves.

• Swage sizes: 1/16", 3/32", 1/8", 5/32", and 3/16"
• Includes Go-No-Go Gauge (p/n 54-11)