Established in 1916, IDEAL Industries is a manufacturer of more than 6,000 products for residential, commercial and industrial electrical applications. The company s products include fish tapes , wire connectors, benders, lubes, electrical testers, hand tools, lugs, crimp terminals, and wire processing and stripping equipment. It serves wire processing and data communication needs. IDEAL Industries provides the Wire-Nut wire connectors, Yellow 77 wire pulling lubricants and T-Stripper wire strippers. The company has manufacturing plants in Illinois, New Jersey and Ontario. It also maintains sales facilities in England, Germany, Australia, China and Brazil and operates more than five distribution centers in the United States.