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Split Grounding Bushings come in large sizes.

Press Release Summary:

Split Grounding Bushings come in large sizes.

Feb 26, 2016 - Available in 4, 5, and 6 in. models, Mighty-Rite® Steel Split Grounding Bushings are suited for large industrial, commercial, and municipal projects. Units are designed for primary (high voltage) installations and applications where full-sized grounding conductor is required. Used with Rigid/IMC conduits, hubs, and connectors, cULus listed bushings come with tin-plated, aluminum 350–500 MCM mechanical grounding lug.

Bridgeport Fittings, Inc. - Stratford, CT

Original Press Release

Requested by Contractors and Engineers, Bridgeport Fittings Introduces Large Size Split Grounding Bushings for 4-, 5- and 6-inch Applications

Press release date: Feb 23, 2016

STRATFORD, Conn.  – Bridgeport’s patented Mighty-Rite® Steel Split Grounding Bushings are now available for large industrial, commercial and municipal projects. Requested by contractors and engineers, the 4-, 5-, and 6-inch bushings are designed for primary (high voltage) installations and applications where a full-sized grounding conductor is required. The cULus listed bushings come with a large size tin-plated, aluminum 350 MCM – 500 MCM mechanical grounding lug.

Whether it’s before or after the conductors have been pulled, Bridgeport’s 4-, 5-, and 6-inch split grounding bushings are for use with Rigid/IMC conduits, hubs and connectors.

These new size split grounding bushings are the latest addition to Bridgeport’s “Wall of Orange™” – a completely stocked selection of quality electrical fittings, innovative product solutions available from major electrical distributorships across the U.S. and Canada.

To view a demonstration of the proper way to install a split grounding bushing, visit: http://bit.ly/20TGaFh.  To find out the benefits of Bridgeport’s split grounding bushings, visit http://bit.ly/23VgOJz -- both sites are part of Bridgeport’s YouTube channel.

For more information about Bridgeport’s split grounding bushings 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.

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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.