Figure 5-13.Attaching a basket socket by the pouring method.
Figure 5-14.Nicopress portable splicing tool.
Figure 5-15.Oval sleeve.
Check the swage with the gauge supplied in each
die set (fig. 5-18). This process represents a
savings in time over the eye formed by using wire
Figure 5-16.-Starting an eye splice using an oval sleeve.
Figure 5-17.Completed eye splice using an oval sleeve.
Additionally, lap splices can be made with
nicopress oval sleeves (fig. 5-19). Usually, two sleeves
are needed to create a full-strength splice. A short