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NEMA Standard assists fitting manufacturers.

Press Release Summary:

Aug 19, 2015 - NEMA has published ANSI/NEMA FB 1-2014 Fittings, Cast Metal Boxes, and Conduit Bodies for Conduit, Electrical Metallic Tubing, and Cable. Standard assists fittings manufacturers in complying with third-party test requirements and assures compatibility with mating components of the electrical system. Last published in 2012, standard was developed by Conduit Fittings Section and is for manufacturers of conduit and cable fittings and cast metal boxes.

National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) - Rosslyn, VA

Original Press Release

NEMA Publishes ANSI/NEMA FB 1-2014 Fittings, Cast Metal Boxes, and Conduit Bodies for Conduit, Electrical Metallic Tubing, and Cable

Press release date: Aug 17, 2015

ROSSLYN, Va. — The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) published ANSI/NEMA FB 1-2014 Fittings, Cast Metal Boxes, and Conduit Bodies for Conduit, Electrical Metallic Tubing, and Cable. This industry standard assists fittings manufacturers in complying with third-party test requirements and assures compatibility with mating components of the electrical system.

Last published in 2012, this standard was developed by the Conduit Fittings Section and is for manufacturers of conduit and cable fittings and cast metal boxes. 

ANSI/NEMA FB 1-2014 may be downloaded or purchased in hard copy for $96 on the NEMA website.

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