Press Release Summary:
Made from high-quality tinned electrolytic copper wire measuring 0.15 mm, metallic earth braids are available in custom lengths from 100 mm to 5 m. They eliminate streamer (or hot spots), offer high tensile strength, and also provide high resistance to vibration and fatigue. Flexible braids can be positioned very close to contact, and also offer EMI protection.
Original Press Release:
Metallic Earth Braids from ERICO® Now Available in Custom Lengths from 100 mm to 5 m
SOLON, Ohio, USA, November 2009 - ERICO® now offers a wider variety of metallic earth braids, part of the ERIFLEX® line of low-voltage power distribution products. The metallic braids are available in custom lengths from 100 mm to 5 m and are cURus® Approved.
Metallic earth braids offer a higher electrical contact compared to traditional braids and provide a high resistance to vibration and fatigue. Metallic earth braids also offer a high tensile strength and are recommended for EMI protection.
o Eliminates streamer (or hot spots)
o Improves reliability by removing lug
o Made from high-quality tinned electrolytic copper 0.15 mm wire
o Flexible braids can be positioned very close to the contact
o UL 467 File E220029
For more information, call 1-800-497-4304 or visit www.erico.com.
ERICO® is a leading global designer, manufacturer and marketer of precision-engineered specialty metal products serving niche markets in a diverse range of electrical, construction, utility and rail applications. The company is headquartered in Solon, Ohio, USA with a network of sales locations serving more than 25 countries and with manufacturing and distribution facilities worldwide. ERICO's well-known brand names include: CADDY® electrical and mechanical fixings, fasteners and supports; CADWELD® welded electrical connections; CRITEC® surge protection devices; ERICO® rail and industrial products; ERIFLEX® low voltage power distribution; ERITECH® facility electrical protection; and LENTON® concrete products. Visit ERICO online at www.erico.com.
For more information, contact:
Sharon R. Lewis