Product News: Electrical Equipment & Systems

Grounding Lug provides continuity for cable tray system.

Press Release Summary:

Grounding Lug provides continuity for cable tray system.

Jun 09, 2015 - To provide grounding continuity and meet NEC Code requirements under Article 250-96(A), ALI-WMCT securely attaches No. 4 to No. 14 copper and aluminum solid and stranded grounding conductors to cable tray. This grounding lug for wire mesh cable trays helps improve equipment and personnel safety while also reducing system noise and removing transient and fault current. Construction features include tin-plated aluminum body with 1/4-20 stainless steel hex head set screws.

Bridgeport Fittings, Inc. - Stratford, CT

Original Press Release

Bridgeport Fittings Introduces Grounding Lug for Wire Basket Tray

Press release date: Jun 04, 2015

ALI-WMCT attaches grounding conductor to cable tray providing continuity for cable tray system

STRATFORD, Conn. – Bridgeport Fittings introduces the ALI-WMCT grounding lug for wire mesh cable trays. The ALI-WMCT securely attaches #4 - #14 copper and aluminum solid and stranded grounding conductors to a cable tray to provide grounding continuity for the cable tray system and meet NEC Code requirements under Article 250-96(A).

This new grounding lug provides many benefits for improved equipment and personal safety including system noise reduction, as well as transient and fault current removal.

The ALI-WMCT grounding lug comes with a tin-plated aluminum body with 1/4-20 stainless steel hex head set screws. The Bridgeport solution is cULus Listed.

Bridgeport Fittings is a leading supplier of quality fittings to the industrial, commercial and residential channels of the electrical industry. Two-thirds of Bridgeport’s product volume is manufactured in the U.S.

For more information, contact: Bridgeport Fittings, Inc., 705 Lordship Blvd., Stratford, CT 06615; Tel: (203) 377-5944; Fax: (203) 381-3488; or visit Bridgeport’s Website at www.bptfittings.com.

Media contact: Harry McBrien, Maier True Communication, (860) 470-3127; harry@maier.com