Fastening System suspends cable and ductwork from ceilings.

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Consisting of wire rope and self-locking cable-grip fastener, Kindorf® Fast Cable Link requires no tools for installation. Serrated locking rollers provide extra non-slip grip, while release pin enables adjustment after inserting wire rope into fastener, and stainless steel springs keep locking roller in constant contact with wire rope. Made of zinc alloy, fastener is constructed with riveted connections for strength. Wire rope is zinc-plated steel for corrosion protection.

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Kindorf® Fast Cable Link Suspends Cable, Conduit and Ductwork from Ceilings Easily

New Product from Thomas & Betts Requires No Tools for Installation

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- The new Kindorf® Fast Cable Link from Thomas & Betts provides a quick, easy and economical way to suspend cable, conduit and ductwork, among other things, from industrial ceilings. Consisting of a length of steel wire rope and a self-locking cable-grip fastener, the Kindorf® Fast Cable Link requires no tools for installation. The Kindorf® Fast Cable Link comes with either a hook or loop end for beam attachment.

“The Kindorf® Fast Cable Link features a cable-grip design that uses positive-grip locking rollers,” said Chad Smith, director, product management at Thomas & Betts. “The locking rollers are serrated for an extra non-slip grip, while matching serrations on the locking roller track engage the rollers and prevent them from slipping.”

Other features include a release pin that eases adjustment after inserting the wire rope into the fastener and stainless steel springs that keep the locking roller in constant contact with the wire rope. The fastener is constructed with riveted connections for strength and durability. The fastener body is made of zinc alloy and the wire rope is made of zinc-plated steel for corrosion protection. 

For more information about Thomas & Betts new Kindorf® Fast Cable Links, visit and look for Kindorf® on the "Brands" tab, or call (800) 238-5000.

Thomas & Betts Corporation, a member of the ABB Group, is a global leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of essential components used to manage the connection, distribution, transmission and reliability of electrical power in utility, industrial, commercial, and residential applications. With a portfolio of more than 200,000 products marketed under more than 45 premium brand names, Thomas & Betts products are found wherever electricity is used. Thomas & Betts’ headquarters are in Memphis, Tenn. For more information, please visit

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