Press Release Summary:
Made of advanced heat-resistant nylon, Ty-RapÂ® Extra High Temperature Cable Ties offer alternative to metallic fasteners. Units feature smooth, low-profile head that resists snagging when bundle is pulled, and non-magnetic, stainless steel locking wedge that replaces ordinary nylon catches to secure tie. Cable ties are suited for OEM and industrial MRO applications where temperatures range from -40 to 302Â°F.
Original Press Release:
Ty-Rap® Extra High Temperature Cable Ties Provide Economical Alternative to Metallic Fasteners
New Product from Thomas & Betts is Faster and Easier to Install than Metallic Fasteners, Lacing Cord or Tape
MEMPHIS, Tenn., - Ty-Rap® Extra High Temperature Cable Ties from Thomas & Betts are made of an advanced heat-resistant nylon and provide a cost-effective alternative to expensive metallic fasteners in high-temperature applications. They are suitable for applications ranging from minus 40 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 40 degrees Celsius) to 302 degrees Fahrenheit (150 degrees Celsius). The Ty-Rap Extra High Temperature Cable Ties feature a smooth, low-profile head that resists snagging when the bundle is pulled, and an unlimited tensioning range to ensure the proper fit. Ty-Rap cable ties feature an exclusive non-magnetic, stainless steel locking wedge in the head that replaces ordinary nylon catches to secure the tie with a "Grip of Steel."
"Ty-Rap Extra High Temperature Cable Ties are ideal for OEM and industrial MRO applications where excessive temperatures are a reality," said Rachelle Weiss, product manager for Thomas & Betts. "With performance equal to or better than more expensive metallic fasteners, Ty-Rap Extra High Temperature Cable Ties offer value and peace-of-mind reliability in critical applications. They also are quicker to install than metallic fasteners, lacing cord or tape, saving time and helping reduce costs."
For more information about Thomas & Betts' Ty-Rap Extra High Temperature Cable Ties, visit www.tnb.com or call (800) 816-7809.
Thomas & Betts Corporation (NYSE: TNB) 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 industrial, construction and utility 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. With headquarters in Memphis, Tenn., Thomas & Betts reported revenues of $2 billion and had approximately 8,750 employees in 2010. For more information, please visit www.tnb.com.