Product News

Polywater AFT vs. FST: Two Different Products to Seal Conduits

January 6, 2021

American Polywater offers chemical (foam) seals that are ideal for stopping gases and water. Polywater foams are closed-cell, durable, and re-enterable. These foams are currently used throughout the nation with verifiable results, both in commercial and utility applications.

How to Install TE Connectivity's In-Line Disconnect Switch with a Hot Stick

December 2, 2020

TE Connectivity’s (TE) AMPACT In-Line Disconnect Switch (ILD-II) combines the reliability of copper blade components and a doublestring of polymeric insulators with the AMPACT dead end yoke assembly. The result is an in-line disconnect that can be installed without the need for tensioning devices.

How a TE Connectivity engineer saved both the power grid and squirrels with one creative idea

November 18, 2020

Although they're cute and fluffy, squirrels are responsible for nearly 3.5 thousand power outages every year in the U.S..

Youngstown Gloves NEW Leather Protector Catalog

October 5, 2020

Youngstown took a whole new approach when building their Leather Protectors. The goal was to greatly improve fit, dexterity, ergonomics, and safety.

Ripley Labs Offers Customized Design, Testing, and Product Training

September 23, 2020

Ripley Labs located at Ripley's headquarters in Cromwell, CT allows customers to work alongside their experienced engineers to solve some of the world’s toughest cabling applications.