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Lead Wire

WHAT ARE LEAD WIRES?

Lead wires, also known as hook up cables, are single-core insulated cables used in the internal wiring of electronic and electrical equipment. Specific applications include motors, transformers, switchboards, panels, rectifiers and electronic circuits. 

LEAD WIRE APPLICATIONS

Lead wire, (or hook up wire), is often used in a wide range of applications, some of which include:

  • Automotive applications
  • Appliances
  • Business machines
  • Control panels
  • Meters
  • Internal wiring of computers
  • Electronic equipment
  • And a lot more

Lead wires are most often used within enclosed electronic equipment. Certain types of lead wires can even be used in specific military applications.