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emt hangers #5688
12/01/01 09:40 PM
12/01/01 09:40 PM
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Nevin  Offline OP
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Lititz PA 17543
What is your preferred way of hanging 1/2" emt? I have an area above a ceiling (wooden trusses with drywall ceiling) in a mfg. plant where I need to run quite a bit of 1/2" emt. It is a bear of a place to work in and I am looking for an approved way of fastening the emt without spending a lot of time and effort. Is there some kind of hanger available that can I can fasten into place and then come along and just snap the emt into it? without having to put a bolt thru? My local supplier is not aware of such an item. I know I've seen something like it in an old installation several years ago. Perhaps my best bet would be to simply use regular 1/2" conduit straps.

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Re: emt hangers #5689
12/01/01 09:57 PM
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For wooden trusses......1 hole straps. TS-101 or equiv. fast, easy, and cheap.

Re: emt hangers #5690
12/01/01 11:30 PM
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Fred  Offline
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Straughn, IN 47387
Check out Arlington's "Quick Latch" at www.aifittings.com

Re: emt hangers #5691
12/02/01 07:36 AM
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Re: emt hangers #5692
12/02/01 05:52 PM
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Bill Addiss  Offline
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Electure,

Do these have a latch to close or you just push the conduit in and that's it? I've used the first type on that page but not this one.

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Bill

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Re: emt hangers #5693
12/02/01 06:02 PM
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Nick  Offline
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Riverside, CA
You just snap the pipe in and it holds it.

Re: emt hangers #5694
12/02/01 06:20 PM
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Lord help you if you get your finger caught [Linked Image]

Re: emt hangers #5695
12/02/01 06:47 PM
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Nick  Offline
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These work great if the buildingis wood framed.
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