Product News: Fasteners & Hardware
Split Grounding Bushings eliminate rework.
Press Release Summary:
December 5, 2012 - Available in trade sizes from Â¾–4 in., Mighty-RiteÂ® SGB Series helps contractors safely install electrical systems. Units can be installed before pulling wire or after, eliminating rework. This feature also makes pulling larger conductor wire easier when contractors can install grounding bushings after pull. Equipped with 150Â°C rated liner, cULus Listed bushings feature captive screws and hinged design that adjusts and aligns, even in tight spots.
Original Press Release
Bridgeport Introduces Mighty-Rite® Split Grounding Bushings
Press release date: November 27, 2012
STRATFORD, Conn. –Bridgeport Fittings’ Mighty-Rite® Split Grounding Bushings (SGB) can be installed before pulling wire or after, eliminating expensive rework. This innovative feature from Bridgeport also makes pulling larger conductor wire easier when contractors can install grounding bushings after the pull.
The patented SGB Series from Bridgeport features a low profile design, captive screws and a hinged design that adjusts and aligns more easily, even in tight spots. The bushing’s adjustable grounding lug accepts wire easier.
Bridgeport’s Mighty-Rite solution includes a 150°C Rated liner and is available in trade sizes from ¾-inch to 4-inches. The SGB products are cULus Listed.
Mighty-Rite Split Grounding 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; or visit www.bptfittings.com .