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Fasteners & Hardware

Bridgeport's "Team Done That" Saves the Day for Electrical Contractor Faced with Having to Rewire a Ten-story Building Because of His Mistake

May 24, 2016

STRATFORD, Conn. – What if a contractor pulled datacom wire for a ten-story building but had neglected to install the required bushings for each floor’s electrical enclosures? Sounds like a lot of time and money would have been wasted, right? Not if there was a perfect solution. Thankfully, the electrician’s distributor remembered his training session with a member of Bridgeport’s... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mounting & Attaching Products

Dry-Type Condenser Bushings target power transformers.

May 5, 2016

Available in voltage classes ranging from 25–138 kV, O Plus Dry™ Bushings incorporate resin impregnated synthetic condenser body and high temperature vulcanized silicon weather shed. Design eliminates potential leaks of oil-filled bushings and porcelain shards from fragile porcelain insulators. Use of HTV weather sheds also minimizes need for cleaning in highly contaminated environments and... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Safety & Security Equipment

Split Grounding Bushings come in large sizes.

February 26, 2016

Available in 4, 5, and 6 in. models, Mighty-Rite® Steel Split Grounding Bushings are suited for large industrial, commercial, and municipal projects. Units are designed for primary (high voltage) installations and applications where full-sized grounding conductor is required. Used with Rigid/IMC conduits, hubs, and connectors, cULus listed bushings come with tin-plated, aluminum 350–500 MCM... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mounting & Attaching Products

VFS: "Wear" Economics Matter!

December 9, 2015

More than ever, companies are hard-pressed to find ways to save money in both manufacturing and repair settings. One such way is to use wear parts at pivot points, specifically Tension Bushings manufactured by VFS (Vogelsang Fastener Solutions). Tension Bushings are hollow cylinders with a full-length longitudinal slot ("wavy" or straight), permitting compression and expansion. They protect the... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Self-Lubricating Graphite Plugged Bronze Sleeve Bushings Now Available Online

August 27, 2015

In response to the growing demand for the graphite plugged bushing product line, we are happy to announce that the entire line of standard size graphite plugged sleeve bushings are available for purchase online at www.bronzebushings.com. Hundreds of industry standard size sleeve bushings are listed in both inch and metric standard sizes.  These... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fasteners & Hardware, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products, Services

MISUMI Extends Same Day Ship Time to 6PM EST

June 19, 2015

Free Same Day Shipping Upgrade for in-stock components if ordered online by 6:00 p.m. EST. Orders placed with a Customer Service representative are available for Same Day Shipping when placed by 5:00pm EST. MISUMI USA, Inc., a subsidiary of MISUMI Corporation, part of MISUMI Group, Inc. (Tokyo: 9962), has announced its improved same day shipping service for all in-stock product lines. Effective... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mounting & Attaching Products

Trelleborg to Continue Work to Maintain the Central Line, Building on More than Two Decades of Partnership with Transport for London

May 21, 2015

After supplying the original trains in the early 1990s, Trelleborg’s industrial anti-vibration solutions operation has been selected to provide London Underground’s Central line with a suite of suspension products, to be fitted on over 100 Tube trains. In the second overhaul since the construction of the original trains, Trelleborg has been chosen to supply its Metalisk® Chevron Springs... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Short Run / Prototype Sintered Bronze Bushing Solutions from National Bronze Mfg. Co.

April 3, 2015

Roseville, MI — National Bronze Mfg. Co., a leading manufacturer of bronze bushings, bearings, and machined components, is please to introduce a solution for customers in need of powdered metal or "sintered" bearings in short run or prototype quantities. The 100+ year old manufacturer describes both the problem many customers face as well as their customized solutions in the following expert... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Now Offering Metric Oil Impregnated Bronze Bushings Online

February 12, 2015

Roseville, MI – National Bronze Mfg. Co. is proud to announce the addition of a full line of metric sized oil impregnated bronze bushings available for sale online at their ecommerce site bronzebushings.com.  The metric sized sleeve bushings comply with the SAE 841 standards for an oil impregnated sintered bronze bushing.  The addition of this... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware

Cable Bushing maximizes wire density.

January 20, 2015

With SKINTOP CUBE MULTI, up to 23 electrical cables or pneumatic lines can pass directly through enclosure wall. System places rigid, glass-reinforced nylon frame into standard-sized cutout in wall. Polycarbonate insert inside rectangular frame has gel-filled holes, which allow cables to be inserted while creating seal and providing strain relief. Available in 2 versions, CUBE MULTI  covers... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Bridgeport Exhibits Award-Winning Mighty-Rite® Split Grounding Bushing at NECA 2014

October 13, 2014

Bridgeport product named NECA Showstopper Winner at event STRATFORD, Conn. – Bridgeport Fittings highlighted its ‘See the Difference’ message to contractors at NECA 2014 with a spotlight on Bridgeport’s Mighty-Rite® Split Grounding Bushing. The innovative solution was named ‘NECA Showstopper Winner’ at the NECA event. Earlier this year, the product was voted the Silver Award... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Fasteners & Hardware, Green & Clean, Materials & Material Processing

Delrin® Stock Shapes offer creep and fatigue resistance.

September 12, 2014

Manufactured from DuPont DELRIN® resin, Stock Shapes possess high tensile strength, exhibit low moisture adsorption, and are resistant to hydrocarbons, solvents, and neutral chemicals. Material's fatigue endurance makes shapes suitable for replacing metal gears while maintaining long-term performance. Other applications include auto safety system components; conveyor parts, such as... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Shaft Locking Bushings feature radial screw design.

September 5, 2014

Available for 4.330, 4.724, and 5.118 in. bore sizes, ETP Techno Bushings lock components to large shafts with repeatable precision for applications requiring frequent mounting operations. Units handle torque from 247,820–283,223 lb-in. and are suitable for locking gears, pulleys, and sprockets. Featuring radial screw design, bushings position in seconds and can be readjusted hundreds of... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

National Readership Survey Votes Bridgeport Fittings'Mighty-Rite® Split Grounding Bushing Silver Award Winner

September 3, 2014

Bridgeport solution among top three “products of the year” in trade competition STRATFORD, Conn. — Bridgeport Fittings’ Mighty-Rite® Split Grounding Bushing has been voted the Silver Award winner in ECM magazine’s annual Product of the Year competition. Subscribers to the national trade publication chose Bridgeport’s winning entry from 200 submissions by nearly 100... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Steel Split Bushings help minimize facility downtime.

August 4, 2014

Installed before or after pulling wire and making connections, Mighty-Rite Steel Split Grounding Bushings protect conductors. Split design and usability also help minimize facility downtime when upgrading power and data systems. Hinged design facilitates adjustments and alignments, even in tight spots; adjustable lay-in lugs position conductors for facilitated alignment and access; and... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

National Bronze Mfg. Co. Now Offering Cast Bronze Sleeve Bushings on Bronzebushings.com

June 4, 2014

Roseville, MI  Bronzebushings.com, the ecommerce site created by National Bronze Mfg. was originally created as a one stop shop for oil impregnated bronze bushings of industry standard sizes, has now added cast bronze sleeve bushings for immediate purchase online.  The cast bronze line of sleeve bushings are machined from continuous cast C93200 (SAE 600) bearing bronze for superior quality... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Fasteners & Hardware, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Cast Nylon Shapes offer lighter alternative to metal parts.

March 25, 2014

Manufactured in ISO 9001:2008 facility, TECAST® Cast Nylon Stock Shapes and Custom Parts are available in variety of grades, each of which highlights various aspects and combinations of mechanical properties, as well as optimized bearing and wear characteristics. Products include rings up to 90 in. in diameter, rods in diameters up to 20 in., and discs in diameters over 40 in. Typical... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mounting & Attaching Products

Threadless Bushings ground and bond unthreaded conduit.

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.... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mounting & Attaching Products

Nonmetallic Split Bushings eliminating need for rework.

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... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Toolholder Collets, Bushings, and Tool Holders from Hardinge

September 27, 2013

When it comes to tool holding, value is all about precision and reliability that will transmit to the finished part. Hardinge toolholder collets, bushings and tool holders are designed and engineered for quality and durability. Hardinge's standard of performance is high to help you achieve the level of accuracy required. Hardinge tool holders and toolholder collets are available in ER, DA (double... Read More