Product News: Fasteners & Hardware
Threadless Bushings ground and bond unthreaded conduit.
Press Release Summary:
March 20, 2014 - Designed for grounding and bonding unthreaded Rigid/IMC conduit to enclosures or equipment, TL Series features plastic liner that protects insulated conductors from abrasion during pulling or due to mechanical vibration. Bushings have malleable iron, zinc-plated body and tin-plated lay-in lug that facilitates installation and alignment of AL/CU conductors where raceway is required to be grounded. Bushings are available in ½–4 in. sizes with multiple lug options.
Original Press Release
Bridgeport Fittings Introduces TL Series Threadless Grounding Bushings
Press release date: March 13, 2014
STRATFORD, Conn. — Bridgeport Fittings announces the new insulated TL Series Threadless Grounding Bushings for grounding and bonding unthreaded Rigid/IMC conduit to enclosures or equipment. The bushings’ plastic liner protects insulated conductors from abrasion during pulling or due to mechanical vibration.
The new bushings, made of a malleable iron, zinc-plated body, are designed with a tin-plated lay-in lug that allows for easy installation and alignment of AL/CU conductors where the raceway is required to be grounded.
The Bridgeport bushings are available in sizes ½-inch through 4-inches with multiple lug options. They meet the requirements of NEC Article 250.92 for bonding of equipment services and NEC 250.97 for circuits rated over 250V, and are cULus Listed.
Bridgeport Fittings is a leading supplier of quality fittings to the industrial, commercial and residential channels of the electrical industry. 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.