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                             Recloser                                                                      Ground rod clamp

                           Single Phase Distribution Recloser:                                            Ground Rod Clamp:

                           Lineman Know As:  OCR, Breaker                                               Lineman Know As:  Acorn, Wedding

                                                                                                                                 Band, Earth Spike Clamp                                                                         




Guy Wrap

Preformed Dead-End Guy Grip:

Lineman Know As:  “preform”, “guy wrap”, make-ups




Padmount transformer

Padmounted Transformer:

Lineman Know As: Clamshell

 




Thimble eye

     Thimble Eye Nut:

 




Split bolt

Split Bolt Connector:

Lineman Know As:  A Kearney, Burndy, Cervit, Line Tap




Pole eye plate

Pole eye plate:

Lineman Know As:  Monkey Face, Pin Eyed Goat Head




Wedge Clamp

              Wedge Clamp:

Lineman Know As:  Chicken Catcher, Basket, Wedge Basket




Overhead Guy Thimble Clevis.

      Overhead Guy Thimble Clevis:

Lineman Know As:  Pork Chop, Horse Collar, Sailors Asshole, Cow Cunt




Capacitor Bank           

Capacitor Bank:

Lineman Know As:  Cap Bank




Cutout

Polymer Cutout:

Lineman Know As:  Cutout, Poly Cutout, Fuse Holder, Candle, Switch, Drop Out Fuse, Dominion Drop Out




Porcelain cutout

Porcelain Cutout:

Lineman Know As:  Cutout, Fuse Holder, Candle, Switch, Drop Out Fuse, Dominion Drop Out




3 phase transformer

3-Phase Transformer:

Lineman Know As:  Unipot




Guy attachment

Guy  Hook Attachment:

Lineman Know As:  Goathead, Rams Head




thimble eye bolt

Thimble Eye Bolt:

 




Arm mounted pin

Arm Mounted Insulator Pin:

Lineman Know As:  Saddle Clamp, Saddle Pin

 




Guy Pickle

Automatic Guy Wire Splice:

Lineman Know As:  A Pickle, Cigar, Auto Splice




Pole mounted transformer

Pole Mounted Distribution Transformers:

Left is: "Conventional"    Right is: "Completely Self Protected" (CSP)

Lineman Know As: Pots, Tubs, or Pigs




Dead end guy automatic

Dead-End Guy Wire Automatic:

Lineman Know As:  Strand Vice, Half Sleeves

 




Eye Nut

            Eye Nut

Lineman Know As:  Bad Girl, Screw Eye

 




Double Arming Bolts

         Double Arming Bolts

Lineman Know As:  D/A Bolts, All Thread, Threaded Rod (M12, M16, M20)




Eye Bolt

           Eye Bolt

 




Parallel Groove Clamp

Parallel Groove Clamp

Lineman Know As: "One bolt", or "PG", PG Clamp, Biscuit, Thumble Bolt, Bug




Guy strain

Fiberglass Guy Strain Insulator:

Lineman Know As:  "Guy Fish", or "Fish", Fiberglass Rod

Sometimes also referred to as its length in inches--such as "88"




Lightning Arrestors

Lightning Arrestors:

Lineman Know As:  "LA"




Substation Transformer

Substation Transformer

 




Guy Guard

Guy Wire Marker:

Lineman Know As:  Guy Guards

 




Shotgun

Shotgun Hot Stick:

Lineman Know As:  Shotgun

 



Universal Hot Stick

Universal Hot Stick:

Lineman Know As:  Switch Stick

 



Extendo Stick

Telescopic Fiberglass Hot Stick:

Lineman Know As:  Extendo Stick, Pogo Stick, Long Stick, Old Man's Stick



Dust Cover

Insulated Protective Cap:

Lineman Know As:  Dust Cap, Dust Cover

 



Load Break Elbow

200 Amp Load Break Elbow:




Feed Thru Bushing

Feed Thru Bushing:

Lineman Know As:  Feed Thru's, Binoculars, Bino's



House Knob

Insulated Porcelain Wire Holder:

Lineman Know As:  House Knob

 



2 Bolt Connector

2-Bolt Bronze Connector:

Lineman Know As:  Matthews Clamp

 



Single Point

1 Spool Extended Bracket:

Lineman Know As:  1 Point, Single Point Rack

 



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Hot Stirrup

Hot Stirrup:

Lineman Know As:  Stirrup, Basket

 



Copper Dead Ends

Copper Dead-Ends:



Hot Line Clamp

Hot Line Clamp:


 



Secondary Clevis

Insulator Clevis:

Lineman Know As:  Secondary Clevis

 

 



Lag Screws

Lag Screws:

Lineman Know As:  Lag Bolt, Hard Head

 



Sister Eye

Ovaleye Eyelet:

Lineman Know As:  Sister Eye, Good Girl



Aluminum Primary Deadend

Automatic Aluminum Dead-End:

Also Known As: Primary Aluminum Automatic Dead-End

 



Johnny Knockers

Fiberglass Secondary Sectionalizer:

Lineman Know As:  Johnny Knockers, Dog Bone

 


Ridge Pin

Pole Top Pin:

Lineman Know As: Ridge Pin, Ridge Iron



Solid Blade Disconnect

Chance Type M3 Disconnect Switch:

Lineman Know As:  600 Amp Solid Blade Switch, 600 Amp Underslung Switch

 



Pin Insulator

Polymer Pin Insulator:

Lineman Know As:  Pin Insulator


deadend insulator

 

Dead-end Strain Insulator:

Lineman Know As:  Dead-end Poly, Dead-end Bells

 


Wesco Boot

Wesco Highliner Pole Climbing Boot:

Lineman Know As: Kick Ass Climbing Boots

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guy strain insulator


Guy Strain Insulator:

Lineman Know As:  Johnny Ball

 


Trunnion clamp

 Trunnion Clamp (mounted to insulator):

Lineman Know As: Trunnion



Ampact Connector

Ampact Connector:

Lineman Know As: Ampact, Amp

 



Sqeeze On

Compression H-Tap Connector:

Lineman Know As: Squeeze On

 



Terminator bracket

3 Phase Terminator and Arrestor Bracket:

Lineman Know As: Alumiform Bracket

 



600 Amp Dead break elbow

600 Amp Dead-Break Elbow

Lineman Know As: Deadbreak Elbow

 



Potheads

Capnut Terminations:

Lineman Know As: Potheads

 



Terminations

Cable Terminators:

Lineman Know As: Terminators, Potheads

 



High voltage tester

High Voltage Tester:

Lineman Know As: Potato Masher

 



cable cutters

Manual Heavy Duty Cable Cutter:

Lineman Know As: Cable Cutters, Loppers

 



Side Cutting Pliers

Side Cutting Pliers:

Lineman Know As: Kleins