Product News: Electrical Equipment & Systems

Quick-Install Connector offers snap-in, tool-free installation.

Press Release Summary:

Quick-Install Connector offers snap-in, tool-free installation.

Apr 12, 2016 - Offering alternative for prefab and lighting whips, AMC50-QI EZ-Lock™ offers double-snap AMC style mechanism for making secure connections without requiring any tools. Installation requires handler to snap connector onto cable, squeeze lever, and set into knockout. Lever action likewise facilitates and accelerates removal. Made of zinc-plated steel, product is used to connect .40–.61 in. dia AC/MC/MCI-A/HCF/HCFMCI-A/MC-PCS and 3/8 in. FMC cable to boxes or enclosures.

Bridgeport Fittings, Inc. - Stratford, CT

Original Press Release

Bridgeport Fittings Introduces New Quick-Install Connector

Press release date: Apr 06, 2016

AMC50-QI EZ-Lock™ takes half the time to install, no tools required

STRATFORD, Conn. – Bridgeport Fitting’s AMC50-QI EZ-Lock connector makes fast, secure connections employing the industry’s only double-snap type AMC connector. Simply snap the connector onto the cable, squeeze the lever and set into the knockout. The lever action also allows for easy, quick removal.

No tools are required with the AMC50-QI connector and the Bridgeport solution takes only half the time to install compared with traditional AMC-style connectors.

The patent-pending AMC50-QI quick-install connector is made of zinc-plated steel, used to connect 14/2 to 10/3 (.40” - .61” diameter) AC/MC/MCI-A/HCF/HCFMCI-A/MC-PCS and 3/8” FMC cable to box or enclosures. The solution is a perfect alternative for prefab and lighting whips.

These new AMC50-QI EZ-Lock connector is the latest addition to Bridgeport’s “Wall of Orange™” – a completely stocked selection of quality electrical fittings and innovative product solutions available from major electrical distributorships across the U.S. and Canada.

To view a demonstration of the AMC50-QI E-Z Lock system, visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WpMTtIUM70Y

For more information about Bridgeport’s AMC E-Z Lock family of connectors or other solutions that help contractors become more productive on the job site, contact: Bridgeport Fittings, Inc., 705 Lordship Blvd., Stratford, CT 06615; Tel: (203) 377-5944; Fax: (203) 381-3488; or visit Bridgeport’s Website at http://www.bptfittings.com.

Follow Bridgeport Fittings on:
• Twitter (http://twitter.com/CallMightyB)
• Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/BridgeportFittings)
• YouTube (http://www.youtube.com/user/BridgeportFittings)
• Website B-log (http://www.bptfittings.com/Blog): Interact with the fittings professionals!

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.

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