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SKU 7000005878
Legacy SKU 80610031058
UPC 00054007008408
Part Number 560-BULK

Add a 3M™ Scotchlok™ 560 IDC Double Run or Tap Connector to your wire so that you can quickly tap and run electric cables from it. The easy-to-use design ensures a simple connection with an appropriate crimping tool, and because it's insulated, it minimizes the risk of shorts and other issues. Use as a tap or for parallel splicing on 600V wires in buildings and 1000V wires in fixtures.

  • Blue, polypropylene-insulated connector is suitable for tap or parallel splicing
  • Helps provide a moisture-resistant seal
  • Accommodates 22 to 14 AWG solid/stranded
  • UL Listed, CSA Certified and RoHS 2011/65/EU Compliant
Estimated date of shipment June 13   


Minimum Order 5,000 Items
Order Increment 5,000 Items
Easy To Install
Fast, Global Shipping
Industry Low Price
Product Dimensions
Imperial Metric
Shipping Dimensions
Weight 17.8 lb
Length 16.46 in
Width 12.13 in
Height 10.7 in
Color Light Blue
For industrial/occupational use only. Not for consumer sale or use.
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3M™ Scotchlok™ Electrical IDC 560-BULK lets you electrically connect a (tap) wire end to a through (run) wire, join parallel run wires, and insulate the connection.

Meant for use with thermoplastic insulated wires with a maximum insulation diameter of .145 inches (3.7 mm). The maximum recommended current for general purpose applications is 18 AWG - 7 Amps, 16 AWG - 10 Amps, 14 AWG - 15 Amps. They are capable of connecting a tap wire to a run wire in the range of 18-14 AWG (0.75-1.5 mm2) solid or stranded, with tinned or untinned copper conductors.

These connectors are UL Listed and tested per UL Standard 486C (UL File No. E23438). 3M™ Scotchlok™ Electrical IDC 560-BULK is also CSA Certified (CSA Standard C22.2 No. 0, 188-M1983 CSA File No. LR15503).
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