Product News: Fasteners & Hardware

Nonmetallic Split Bushings eliminating need for rework.

Press Release Summary:

February 19, 2014 - Available in 2–4 in. trade sizes and made of PA 66 synthetic polyamide (105°C rated), Mighty-Rite® Nonmetallic Split Bushings can be installed before or after pulling wire. Snap-on, hinged design adjusts and aligns without requiring any installation tools, while self-aligning latching mechanism also permits one-hand installation. Internally threaded for use with threaded conduit or conduit fittings, low-profile bushing may be used as screw-on standard bushing or snap-on split bushing.

Bridgeport Fittings, Inc. - Stratford, CT

Original Press Release

Bridgeport Introduces Mighty-Rite® Nonmetallic Split Bushings

Press release date: February 11, 2014

Can be quickly and easily installed before or after pulling wire without expensive rework

STRATFORD, Conn. – Bridgeport Fittings’ Mighty-Rite® Nonmetallic Split Bushings can be installed before pulling wire or after, eliminating expensive rework. This innovative feature from Bridgeport makes pulling larger conductor wire easier when contractors can install bushings after the pull.

The bushings’ durable snap-on, hinged design adjusts and aligns easier, even in tight spots, requiring no installation tools. The bushing’s unique, self-aligning latching mechanism also allows one-hand installation, so the contractor can move onto to the next job faster.

Bridgeport’s patented, low-profile bushing may be used as a screw-on standard bushing or as snap-on split bushing. The bushings are internally threaded for use with either threaded conduit or conduit fittings.

The cULus Listed Mighty-Rite solution is available in 2-inch to 4-inch trade sizes, made of PA 66 synthetic polyamide (105„aC Rated).

Mighty-Rite Nonmetallic Split Bushings are part of Bridgeport’s exclusive and innovative Mighty-B™ line of high-quality, high-performance products that allow contractors to safely and easily install electrical systems while getting the job ‘done fast, done right.’

Bridgeport Fittings is a leading supplier of quality fittings to the industrial, commercial and residential channels of the electrical industry. Nearly three-quarters of Bridgeport’s product volume is manufactured in the U.S.

For more information, contact:
Bridgeport Fittings, Inc.
705 Lordship Blvd.
Stratford, CT 06615
Tel: (203) 377-5944
Fax: (203) 381-3488

Media contact:
Harry McBrien
Maier True Communication
(860) 677-4581


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