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Deka Heat Shrink Butt Connector - 22-18 Gauge - Nylon Insulation - Red - Qty 5

Deka Heat Shrink Butt Connector - 22-18 Gauge - Nylon Insulation - Red - Qty 5

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This red butt connector joins two lengths of 22-18 gauge wire. Insulated with heat-shrinkable nylon for adjustability and durability. Great Prices for the best wiring from Deka. Deka Heat Shrink Butt Connector - 22-18 Gauge - Nylon Insulation - Red - Qty 5 part number DW05743-5 can be ordered online at or call 1-800-940-8924 for expert service.
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Deka Wiring - DW05743-5

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This red butt connector joins two lengths of 22-18 gauge wire. Insulated with heat-shrinkable nylon for adjustability and durability.


  • Fits 22-18 gauge wire
  • Heat-shrinkable nylon insulation allows for adjustability and provides durability
  • Red
  • Quantity: 5

05743 Deka Butt Connector - 22-18 Gauge - Nylon Insulation - Red - Qty 5

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Deka Heat Shrink Butt Connector - 22-18 Gauge - Nylon Insulation - Red - Qty 5 - DW05743-5

Average Customer Rating:  4.9 out of 5 stars   (111 Customer Reviews)

This red butt connector joins two lengths of 22-18 gauge wire. Insulated with heat-shrinkable nylon for adjustability and durability.


Excellent for complete replacement on my boat trailer. Easy installation and quality products.


Work as described


I have nothing but happy thoughts about these. I know I installed them right around when I received them. I can't for the life of me remember where I installed them so they must be working fantastically otherwise I would remember having to take them back apart!


Quality heat-shrink butt connectors. Easy to install with the right torch and one year later they are still working well.


All my items were received in timely fashion. Great service @ etrailer.
However, Dexter (I ordered original Dexter parts) needs to up the game on packaging. I ordered four hub assemblies and the bearings were placed in a plastic bag which I'm sure banged around on the hub. A bubble envelope would have been nice to protect the bearings.
I'm looking forward to upgrading my trailer with new Dexter Nev-R-Adjust brakes as was getting tired of constantly manually adjusting the brakes. Glad that etrailer has all the parts I need to do the job.

Dixon R.


Easy assembly of all parts, trailer rides like new.


I want to thank you for all your help with my trailer you were more helpful than you realize. So this is my trailer for a 22' Flats Cat shallow draft Catamaran. I totally dismantled my trailer and buffed by hand with a wire buffer and sand blasted in some spots and applied multiple coats of some very expensive galvanize paint (Z.R.C.). I installed all new C. E. Smith Carpet (about 80'), seven new LED waterproof lights, new springs, new equalizers, new tongue jack, new wench, new safety chain, new chain brackets, all new SS hardware and a 35' long wiring harness.
I was able to send only one review with a picture of the safety chain and brackets. I'm having a little trouble with the rest..oh some of these items were bought locally or from your competitors, until I found ETRAILER. Your prices were cheaper for the exact same things. Your helpful how to videos were helpful. And Rose, your personal helpful knowledge made my buying experience very pleasant, I actually enjoyed talking to you! Thanks to ETRAILER and specifically to Rose G.


Genuine Dexter parts at great price. Needs better shipping box. One wire was cut during shipping. Boxes were really beat up. New Grease caps don't fit well fell off, used old ones.



Fine, was a great value


Great butt connectors to use when replacing original lights with new LED lights..



Everything is working perfect and thank you for the follow up. I will be buying more when the time comes that I need something you carry and I recommend you to all of my friends and colleagues


The heat shrink works quite well. The only thing that kept me from giving a 5 star rating was the fact that I had two connectors "let go" of one of the wires after I had crimped it (with a crimping tool) and heat shrank (with a heat gun) the connector. This is a good product but buy more than you need because you may need to replace one.


Not much to say other than they work. Used them when replacing OEM tail lights with LEDs. Still going strong after one year.



Still going strong no issues in Central Florida high heat, humidity, and heavy rains.


Quick delivery. Wired the trailer and every thing worked nicely.


Product worked great for trailer wiring repair.

Ed L.


Thank you, and everything still working great. I still browse your site checking out items.


It takes a lot of force to crimp properly, but I haven't had any issues.


Just as described. Perfect for boat trailer electrical connections at a great price. The side lights and grommets fit like the originals. Service and selection can't be beat!


They've been on a year and are still working well. Brighter than incandescent. Etrailer website extensive information (pictures, dimensions, demos, etc) helped me find the the exact match I needed. Install was easy. Hardest part was trying to do a neat job of sealing. I used a clear sealant, so it's not that bad.


These were taillights for a trailer. The LED lights were great and fit in the same location as the old lights but much easier to see and much safer.


First time using these. Hard time to use because of confined space. After heat shrinking, I applied dielectric grease too.


Excellent products, shipped as promised and arrived on time. I have installed all the products. Although it took me longer then a professional installer, I had little to no issues. The online installation videos for all the parts (which were attached to the online order status sheet) made it extremely easy to install. The videos were of a professional actually installing the equipment step by step. has a customer for life.


eTrailer is my go-to for boat trailer parts and I've always had a great experience using them. Everything works as anticipated. These connectors did the trick!


I received The LED trailer lights and connectors. Everything was just as expected and I installed the lights with no problems. Perfect! Good job!


Heat shrink connectors worked great for connecting the wiring for a new brake assembly on my travel trailer.


This company is a class act, great pricing, service and delivery, they actually go out of their way to help, such a pleasure to work with them.
Glad I somehow discovered them, will keep using them as needed. Hope this review helps others.


trailer led lights,perfect fit great customer service and awsome products


Purchased two water proof tail lights for my boat trailer along with the heat shrink connectors. Delivered in 3 days and exactly what I needed. Can't beat etrailer.


Used to connect new trailer lights to existing 18 gauge wiring. The crimp and heat shrink make a long lasting connection.

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