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D4 Wedge-Type Quick Ferrule - 7/16" - 9/16" Wire Rope

D4 Wedge-Type Quick Ferrule - 7/16" - 9/16" Wire RopeD4 Wedge-Type Quick Ferrule - 7/16" - 9/16" Wire RopeD4 Wedge-Type Quick Ferrule - 7/16" - 9/16" Wire Rope
SKU: QN-L798
  • USUALLY SHIPS: 1 - 2 Days
  • Made in Canada

Product Description

Quick and easy to install, wedge-type quick ferrules (aka "Quick Nub") feature manganese bronze two-piece wedges and work well with common 6-strand wire rope. The two-piece wedge grips all strands of wire rope evenly under load. Ferrules and wedges are reusable many times, but wedges can be purchased separately as needed. Color-coded for size, please be sure to match the right size quick ferrule for your application. And contact us for help if needed by calling 800-442-7454!

  • Used to repair or replace the nub end on wire rope, installs easily in the field in just minutes
  • Often used to repair a winch line or make chokers in the field
  • No special tools required
  • No molten socket metal and no swaging required
  • Ferrule (nub casing) is made of steel, wedges are made of bronze
  • Spiraled wedges are made to fit specific size and type of wire rope


Frame Size
Wire Rope Size
7/16" - 9/16"
Steel / Bronze
Weight (lbs)

Questions & Answers

2 Questions & 1 Answer
from Vermontville, NY asked:
April 20, 2021
Will this work with my Wallenstein skidding winch FX 85 with 3/8" cable?

from Pembroke, Ontario, Canada asked:
March 3, 2018
My cable has one center strand plus 6 strands around the center strand. Could I use a D4? My cable is 9/16".
1 Answer
Yes, a D4 will fit the cable you described.
Submitted by: Westech Rigging Supply on March 3, 2018

Product Reviews

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By Daniel
Wedge 1/2" Ferrule
June 14, 2019
A great device. If you are using a knot to hold your tail chain, stop and order one of these.

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