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1. Multiport Transition Couplings
Bridgeport Fittings’s Mighty-Merge multiport (available
with two, three, or four ports) cable-to-MC transition
couplings provide superior cable management and workmanship by bringing multiple AC/MC/MCI-A/HCF/MC-PCS
cables into one EMT conduit. Learn more at bptfittings.com.
2. Updated Surge Protective Devices
Ilsco’s Surgency family of surge protective devices now
features a corrosion-resistant and zinc-plated solid alloy
steel, liquidtight hub with tapered female threads. The new
hub allows for even more versatility in the application of
the Surgency models and faster, easier installation, according to the company. Learn more at ilsco.com.
3. Android-Inspired Intelligent Base
AFL’s Android-inspired Rogue iB1 Intelligent Base expands
the power and flexibility of the Rogue family of modular
test equipment. It has a 7˝ color touchscreen with an icon-based user interface, is designed for applications and locations where smart devices are prohibited, and provides an
intuitive user interface by pairing test modules with
Android apps where users can create the test capability
required for a specific job. Learn more at aflglobal.com.
4. Combination AFCI Protects Five Ways
GE’s combination arc-fault circuit interrupter provides an
enhanced level of safety by delivering five kinds of protec-
tion, according to the company: parallel, series, ground,
overload, and short circuit. Learn more at geindustrial.com.
5. Rack Rated for Extreme Environments
Hammond Manufacturing’s welded frame construction
C2 19˝ rack—available as standard in sizes from 20U high,
23˝ wide, and 23. 62˝ deep to 49U high, 23˝ wide, and 36˝
deep—has been independently tested as suitable for use
in all U.S. locations, including the highest Seismic Design
Category—SDC E—according to the company. Learn more
6. Circuit Protection Offerings
Eaton’s circuit protection offerings include the type BR
circuit breakers that include traditional 1˝ breaker tech-
nology and are designed to fit the needs of customers
looking to reduce costs. In addition, its CH line (pictured)
provides additional features beyond the industry’s com-
mon 1˝ product offering and is designed to help provide
protection from wires overheating and short circuits.
Learn more at eaton.com.