Our ever-expanding stock at French Gerleman has just grown with the introduction of a new series of products from ABB Installation Products. Formerly Thomas & Betts, ABB has just come out with a new line of AMC Series Metal Clad Cable Fittings. These fittings are great options for parking garage projects, oil and gas, chemical, and industrial markets, as well as construction and installation zones where metal clad and Teck 90 cables are specified.
These cable fittings provide means for terminating metal clad and Teck 90 cables to a bulkhead or enclosure, whether they are jacketed or non-jacketed. The AMC Series Metal Clad Cable Fittings are made of copper-free aluminum with a chloroprene seal, copper-plated stainless-steel spring, and a zinc or aluminum locknut. They are designed to provide optimum integrity in both general and industrial applications.
Why Choose ABB’s AMC Series Metal Clad Cable Fittings?
There are a number of benefits with this new series from ABB. The cable fittings come with splined gland and gripping features, so they are quick and easy to install without disassembly, and they have excellent pull-out strength. The fittings feature a robust metallic construction, provide grounding continuity of cable armor via proven spring methodology, and come with an included locknut.
The AMC Series Metal Clad Cable Fittings are compatible with a variety of cable types, including:
- Type MC (aluminum/steel) – Jacketed interlocking armor (MCI, MCI-A) – Jacketed corrugated metal clad (MCC)
- ACWU90 / ACGWU90
- AC90 / ACG90
- Teck 90
The AMC Series cable fittings are rated for use from -13 degrees to 194 degrees Fahrenheit and have Type 4 Ingress protection. They are suitable for Class I Div 2, Class II Div 2 and Class III location per NEC. Furthermore, the fittings conform to UL514B/50E, CSA C22.2-18.3/994.2 (in wet and dry locations), and RoHS 2011/65/EU (incorporating 2015/863 amendment to Annex II).