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Ball Chain Manufacturing Co., Inc. launches groundbreaking Ball Chain Viper V-Type Crimp Connector(TM), patent pending

Suitable for use in custom window coverings manufactured under the updated WCMA/ANSI A100.1-2022 safety standard

MOUNT VERNON, NY / ACCESS WIRE / May 1, 2024 / Ball Chain Manufacturing Co., Inc. (Ball Chain), the world’s largest manufacturer of ball chains and related accessories, is pleased to announce the launch of its revolutionary patent-pending connector, the Ball Chain Viper V-Type Crimp Connector™. This innovative coupling is ideal for use in continuous chain loop control systems with tensioning devices specified in the updated window covering safety standard, WCMA/ANSI A100.1-2022. The new standard will go into effect on June 1, 2024 and will enable continuous loop control systems in custom window coverings with conforming tensioning devices.

Ball chain Viper V-type crimp connector
Ball chain Viper V-type crimp connector
The connector has extended ears, or flaps, on one side to allow the installer to securely close it over the chain, creating a continuous loop as shown.

Ball Chain continues to offer customers advanced parts for use in today’s market. Unlike standard connectors, the Ball Chain Viper V-Type Crimp Connector has extended ears, or flaps, on one side to allow the installer to securely close the chain, creating a continuous loop. Ball Chain’s talented in-house engineers designed and developed the Ball Chain Viper V-Type crimp connector after meticulous research and testing. “As a fourth-generation family-owned company, we are incredibly proud to have developed this important connector,” explains EVP and Chief Engineer Val Taubner III. “The introduction of the Ball Chain Viper V-Type Crimp Connector represents a team effort and extends our long tradition of bringing new products to U.S. and international customers. We are proud to have this connector and all of our Ball Chain products in our factory manufacturing facility in Mount Vernon, New York,” added President Bill Taubner.

The Ball Chain Viper V-Type Crimp Connector is available from stock at: https://www.ballchain.com/ball-chain-viper-v-type-crimp-connector-tm-patent-pending/. Ball Chain’s new combination pliers with custom milled slots match the connector and allow the installer to close it effectively: https://www.ballchain.com/10-combination-pliers-with-cutting-tool-ball- chain-viper -v-type-crim-connector/. For more information, visit our website or call President Bill Taubner at 914-664-7500, ext. 120.

More about Ball Chain Manufacturing Co., Inc.:

The great-grandfather and grandfather of the current owners started Ball Chain Manufacturing Co., Inc. (Ball Chain) in a small garage behind their home in the Bronx, NY. The company has been a family business since 1938. Ball Chain is now the world’s largest manufacturer of ball chains seen on military dog ​​tags, ceiling fans, handbags and light duty pull cords, among many other goods. The company produces more than 3 million feet of product per week at its Mount Vernon, New York facility (all ball chains are made in the USA). Ball Chain is the exclusive supplier to the US Military for the iconic dog tag ID necklace worn by US military personnel, and the company takes immense pride in everything it does

Contact details

Bill Taubner
President
(email protected)
914-664-7500 ext 120

SOURCE: Ball Chain Manufacturing Co., Inc.

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