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Plain Ball - BA3

Plain Ball - BA3

BA3 Series Plain Ball End Fittings
CORROSION RESISTANT STEEL – Same as BACT14B, NAS494

The BA3 Series of plain ball end fittings meet all requirements for Boeing’s BACT14B Plain Ball End Fittings and NAS494 series Plain Ball End Fittings.

All balls are manufactured from stainless steel as specified in MIL-DTL-781 and are certified to the appropriate standard(s).

  • BOEING COMMERCIAL AIRCRAFT STANDARD: YES
  • NATIONAL AEROSPACE STANDARD: YES
  • MADE IN THE USA: YES
  • DFARS COMPLIANT: YES

Drawings & Specifications

Part.No.
Cable
Dia.
A
B
C
D
E
F Sphere
Diam.
Min. Breaking
Strength Lbs.
Lbs. Per
Piece
BA3-1*1/32.211
.208
.048
.045
.141
.137
.026
.016
.083
.073
.1905
.1875
880.002
BA3-1.5*3/64.211
.208
.057
.053
.141
.137
.026
.016
.083
.073
.1905
.1875
2150.0019
BA3-2*1/16.211
.208
.076
.073
.141
.137
.026
.016
.083
.073
.1905
.1875
3850.0017
BA3-3*3/32.288
.284
.106
.102
.174
.170
.041
.031
.099
.089
.253
.250
7350.004
BA3-4*1/8.355
.351
.143
.139
.190
.184
.041
.031
.142
.132
.317
.312
1,2000.006
BA3-5*5/32.429
.425
.175
.171
.227
.222
.041
.031
.170
.160
.380
.375
1,6800.009
BA3-6*3/16.498
.493
.207
.203
.264
.259
.041
.031
.197
.187
.442
.437
2,5200.01
BA3-7*7/32.560
.555
.238
.233
.3025
.2975
.041
.031
.220
REF
.505
.500
2,8000.0143
BA3-8*1/4.629
.624
.269
.264
.3395
.3345
.050
.040
.245
REF
.567
.562
3,5000.0204
* Denotes Stock Item

Installation Tools

Swaging die for Press use  (Contact us for more information 800-321-5667)