Press Release Summary:
Suited for iron pipe or copper tubing, CADDYÂ® MICROFIX features hinged design that eliminates need to disassemble clamp prior to installation. Setscrew catches in locking plate, so no tools are required to position pipe in clamp. Final tightening can be completed with one hand or screwdriver, depending on pipe size. Integrated rubber gasket minimizes vibration and rattling and eliminates clamp-to-pipe contact.
Original Press Release:
Caddy® Microfix Easy-Close Pipe Clamp Curtails Vibration
SOLON, Ohio - April, 2004 - The CADDY® MICROFIX easy-close pipe clamp is an innovative, time-saving device that can be used with either iron pipe or copper tubing. The unique hinged design eliminates the need to disassemble the clamp prior to installation, thus saving time and effort. A setscrew catches in a locking plate, therefore no tools are required to position pipe in the clamp. Final tightening can be completed with one hand or a screwdriver, depending on the pipe size. An integrated rubber gasket minimizes vibration and rattling and eliminates clamp-to-pipe contact, allowing the clamp to be used on all types of pipe or tubing. CADDY MICROFIX installs easily and eliminates the need to stock various pipe clamps for different types of pipe and tubing. Removal is also easy. Lift the upper plate to release the assembly screw and open the clamp. CADDY MICROFIX offers time savings, cost savings, and inventory reduction. ERICO is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of precision-engineered specialty metal products serving global niche product markets in a diverse range of electrical, commercial and industrial 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® fixings and fasteners; CADWELD® welded electrical connections; CRITEC® surge protection devices; ERICO® rail bonds; ERIFLEX® low-voltage components; ERITECH® lightning protection and grounding; and LENTON® mechanical rebar splices. Visit ERICO online at www.erico.com.