If spade covers are securely held in place, they may be left on spades or connectors indefinitely for front end protection. The larger SC5, SC6, or SC6G are also used to cover primary elbows as well as the larger and longer multiple lead primary and secondary fittings and lugs used in underground enclosures and vaults.
Spade Cover Features and Benefits
Molded from flexible SALCOR, they have excellent aging and weathering characteristics. The opening at the top end of the slot holds the cover on to the terminal. Wide lips extending along the slot provide additional protection over the connection.