1. AKA wire rope clip or Crosby--the most well-known manufacturer. Hardware used in the termination of aircraft cable. http://www.nuttybolts.com/catalog/index.php?cPath=4901 See also the thread http://www.controlbooth.com/forums/...5884-malleable-vs-forged-wire-rope-clips.html . 2. Hardware used to affix electrical cable or wire to a flat surface. A version for larger cable is called a cable cleat by at least one manufacturer.