Press Release Summary:
Designed to fit both 1Â½ in. Kindorf and 1 5/8 in. Superstrut channels, AB241L Series features locators that extend down into strut to secure washer in place while tightening bolts, threaded rod, and other fasteners. Both AB241 and AB241L Series are available in GoldGalvÂ®, SilverGalv(TM), and hot-dipped galvanized finishes, as well as Type 304 and Type 316 stainless steel.
Original Press Release:
Thomas & Betts' Kindorf®/Superstrut® Square Washers Stay in Place for Speedier Installation
AB241L Series Locators Extend into Strut to Secure Washers While Tightening Hardware
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Dec. 29, 2006 - Thomas & Betts (NYSE: TNB) reduced the time to install bolts in strut assemblies with the expansion of its line of square washers to include the AB241L Series Located Square Washer for Kindorf® and Superstrut®. The new AB241L Series Located Square Washer features locators that extend down into the strut to secure the washer in place while tightening bolts, threaded rod and other fasteners. The AB241 and AB241L Series of standard square washers also were redesigned to fit both 1 1/2-inch Kindorf and 1 5/8-inch Superstrut channels.
Both AB241 and AB241L Series square washers are available in GoldGalv®, SilverGalv(TM) and hot-dipped galvanized finishes, as well as Type 304 and Type 316 stainless steel.
For more information about the Kindorf®/Superstrut® AB241 and AB241L Series Square Washers, visit www.tnb.com or contact your Thomas & Betts sales representative by calling (800) 816-7809.
Thomas & Betts Corporation (NYSE: TNB) is a leading designer and manufacturer of electrical components used in industrial, commercial, communications and utility markets. The company is also a leading producer of commercial heating units and highly engineered steel structures used, among other things, for utility transmission. Headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., the company has manufacturing, distribution and office facilities worldwide. In 2005, the company reported sales of $1.7 billion.