Contact Tips

Discrete contact tips are used in medium and heavy-duty applications and can be supplied in numerous configurations and sizes as per customer requirements.  Contact material options consist of silver tin oxide, silver nickel, silver tungsten, silver-tungsten carbide, silver zinc oxide, and silver graphite with fine silver or braze backing for brazing attachment.


  • Conserve precious metal
  • Design lends itself to mechanization
  • Custom patterns available to establish the best possible attachment
  • In-house tooling capability


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