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Benefits of the nVent CADDY Speed Link Trapeze Kit over Conventional Trapeze

Posted by Adrien Le Roux on May 30, 2018 12:59:50 PM

Speed Link Trapeze Kit

The nVent CADDY Speed Link Trapeze Kit (TSR1220SLS3) is an innovative solution for light- and medium-duty, strut-based installations. The TSR1220SLS3 combines the time-saving benefits of the Telescoping Strut Replacement (TSR1220N) with the Speed Link SLS3 locking device.

Both parts are designed for a quick and easy installation. The TSR1220N can be extended to any length between 12.5 inches and 20 inches [318 mm and 508 mm]. Speed Link is a tool-free, user-friendly alternative to threaded rod and attaches to the TSR and structure. Aside from installing more quickly, the Speed Link Trapeze Kit offers additional benefits to the installer, including:

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Topics: Cable Support Systems, Electrical, Datacom, HVAC, wire rope support

Five Steps to Help Mitigate Excessive Heat Caused by PoE (Power over Ethernet)

Posted by CADDY on Apr 11, 2018 8:03:00 AM

Five Steps to Help Mitigate Excessive Heat Caused by PoE (Power over Ethernet)

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Topics: Cable Support Systems, Datacom

How PoE (Power over Ethernet) Continues to Grow with Evolving Technology

Posted by CADDY on Apr 4, 2018 8:03:00 AM

How PoE Continues to Grow with Evolving Technology

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Topics: Cable Support Systems, Datacom

PoE 101: An Introduction to Power over Ethernet

Posted by CADDY on Mar 28, 2018 8:03:00 AM

What is Power over Ethernet (PoE)?

Power over Ethernet is a technology designed to safely deliver both electrical power and data to remote devices. It uses standard Ceategory 5/6/6A UTP cable in an Eethernet network. Power and data co-exist on copper conductors and do not affect each other* (BICSI, Ty Estes, 2015).

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Topics: Cable Support Systems, Datacom

Five Benefits of Using Non-Continuous Supports over Traditional Wire Basket Tray

Posted by Ward Judson on Feb 28, 2018 7:30:00 AM

Non-Continuous Supports vs. Traditional Wire Basket Tray

When it comes to supporting data cable pathways, contractors must consider whether using a non-continuous support system is better than traditional wire basket trays. Although wire basket trays have been a more common means to support cables, another solution should be considered. An economical alternative to trays, non-continuous supports help maintain performance while providing built-in capacity limits and separation between bundles.

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Topics: Cable Support Systems, Datacom

Top 10 Things You Need to Know about PoE (Power over Ethernet)

Posted by Ward Judson on Feb 21, 2018 1:51:00 PM

The Top 10 Things You Need to Know About PoE

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Topics: Cable Support Systems, Datacom

What to Know About the ANSI/TIA 568 Standard

Posted by CADDY on Jan 24, 2018 8:02:00 AM

What is the ANSI/TIA-568 Standard Series?

ANSI/TIA 568.0-D for Generic Telecommunications Cabling requires a minimum bend radius of four times the cable diameter for four-pair balanced twisted-pair cable during and after installation. For a typical CAT 6A cable (about ¼” diameter), the bend radius for cable supports such as a J-Hook needs to be at least 1 inch. This standard is meant to ensure quality performance and connectivity, support technological innovation, and provide superior, globally accepted products.

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Topics: Cable Support Systems, Datacom

Four Ways Wire Rope is Better than Metal Strap

Posted by Adrien Le Roux on Jan 17, 2018 2:26:18 PM

CHOOSING A SUPPORT SYSTEM:

Wire rope support systems provide many benefits that make them superior to threaded rod, jack chain, and metal strap. Learn more about how wire rope performs better than metal strap.

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Topics: Cable Support Systems, Electrical, Datacom, HVAC

Wire Rope’s Popularity Expected to Continue in 2018

Posted by Adrien Le Roux on Jan 5, 2018 10:52:26 AM

MARKET CONDITIONS:

As the construction market remains tremendously competitive, contractors must stay ahead of market trends, embrace new and innovative products, and continuously improve efficiency without compromising quality. As a result, manufacturers like CADDY are preparing for another strong year for wire rope support systems.

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Topics: Cable Support Systems, Electrical, Datacom, HVAC

Three Parts of a Wire Rope Support System

Posted by Adrien Le Roux on Nov 29, 2017 7:00:00 AM

SELECTING A WIRE ROPE SUPPORT SYSTEM:

Contractors use wire support systems because they are effective and easy to install. Although many different factors and features make some systems better for different applications, all wire rope support systems are comprised of the same basic components.

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Topics: Cable Support Systems, Electrical, Datacom, HVAC