Clamps, Plugs, and Bushings suit commercial construction.

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Made of fire-rated plastic, AMP Connector Clamps secure and install nonmetallic sheathed cable to steel boxes or panels. Units accommodate 1 or 2 wires, are rated for 60 lb pull-out, and are available for ½ or ¾ in. knockout holes. Designed for plugging unused knockouts in boxes or panels, AMP Plugs fasten securely to any round open hole from ½-2 in. Offered in round or square, AMP Stud Bushings provide relief for wire pulling and prevent chaffing of wire insulation.

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New Connector Clamps, Plugs and Stud Bushings for Commercial Construction

New Products for Electrical Contractors

HARRISBURG, Pa. - June 18, 2007 - Tyco Electronics Corporation has introduced AMP connector clamps, plugs and stud bushings. This new line of connector clamps, plugs and bushings are constructed of fire-rated plastic material.

The AMP connector clamps are a one-piece construction designed for securing and installing non-metallic sheathed cable to steel boxes or panels. These connectors are quickly installed and they can accommodate either 1 or 2 wires. The holding clamp is rated for 60 lb pull-out and is available for ½" or ¾" knockout holes.

The AMP plugs are designed for plugging unused knockouts in boxes or panels. The holding prongs allow the plugs to fasten securely to any round open hole from ½" to 2".

The AMP stud bushings are available in either round or square dimensions to meet industry standard die-cut holes in metal studs. They provide relief for wire pulling and prevent chaffing of the wire insulation.

Each item is packaged for point-of-purchase merchandising in attractive, colorful packaging in bags or jars.AMP connectors, plugs and bushings are commercial construction applications and have recently been added to Tyco Electronics Energy Division's electrical distributor merchandising program.

Samples are available in limited quantities and point-of-purchase merchandising displays are available for electrical distributors. For more information on Tyco Electronics' point-of-purchase program for electrical distributors, contact Tyco Electronics' inside sales department at 1-800-327-6996 or visit

Tyco Electronics, currently a business segment of Tyco International Ltd., is a leading global provider of engineered electronic components, network solutions and wireless systems, with 2006 sales of US$12.7 billion to customers in 150 countries. Tyco Electronics designs, manufactures and markets products for customers in industries from automotive, appliances and aerospace and defense to telecommunications, computers and consumer electronics. With over 8,000 engineers and worldwide manufacturing, sales and customer service capabilities, Tyco Electronics' commitment is its customers' advantage. More information on Tyco Electronics can be found at, TE logo and Tyco Electronics are trademarks.Other trademarks mentioned herein are the property of their respective owners.

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