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January 2016 Korridor Newsletter

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Welcome to a new edition of The Korridor from Atkore International!

Atkore and it’s brands are starting out the year by arming you with the knowledge to make the new year successful. Have you made a resolution to increase your sales, provide better solutions to your customers, or just produce an overall better end-product? We provide products, training, and demonstrations to show you how you can do all of the above!

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What’s in this Issue?

Get Fit in 2016: Take the Kwik-Fit Challenge

New Online Training for Unistrut and Power-Strut

Eastern Wire’s Armor-Duct, a Specialty Raceway Solution

New Training on AFC’s Packaging Solutions

Cope Quick Ship Expanded to Include Chino

Kaf-Tech Introduces the Metal Clad Cable Barrel Pack System

Is Stainless Steel the Best Choice for You?

AFC Cable Systems Has a New Rep Locator

Unistrut to Attend AHR


Get Fit in 2016: Take the Kwik-Fit Challenge

At the start of a new year people always make New Year’s resolutions to get fit. Allied Tube & Conduit would like to challenge electrical contractors to “Get Fit” in 2016, Kwik-Fit! Contractors can take the Kwik-Fit Challenge and jumpstart the New Year by saving time & money with Allied’s Kwik solutions.

The Kwik-Fit built in coupling cuts installation time and minimizes inventory.  Contractors can save up to 50% on material and labor cost with Allied Kwik products.  With a fast, two-step installation, Kwik-Fit practically puts itself together.

We dare you to install conduit Kwiker! We’ll show you just how fast in this side-by-side video shoot on YouTube.

Kwik-Fit Challenge


New Online Training for Unistrut® and Power-Strut® Available

The Metal Framing team is excited to announce new online training modules for Unistrut and Power-Strut products and applications. The free training can be accessed via the Unistrut or Power-Strut websites to give you a basic understanding of a metal framing system and see an installation of a standard use structure using metal framing products. Test your knowledge at the end of the course to receive a certificate of completion!

Take the free Unistrut training now »
Take the free Power-Strut Training now »

Atkore University


Eastern Wire’s Armor-Duct a Specialty Raceway Solution

When you’re looking to provide superior protection within direct burial applications, Eastern Wire & Conduit’s Armor-Duct is designed to do just that with the flexibility of interlocking armor product.  Armor-Duct is an interlocking armor with corrugated liner and an outer PE jacket with a -76 C brittleness temperature to provide flexibility and superior long-term protection of the cables.

Armor-Duct is an excellent product of choice for applications such as: heavy traffic and heavy loads like highway crossings, driveways, and industrial floors.  Directional boreable for ease of installation, Armor-Duct is designed to resist crushing, impact, sunlight, and moisture.

Learn more about Armor-Duct »

Unistrut Defender Salt Spray Testing


New Training Available on AFC’s Packaging Solutions

AFC Cable Systems® has added additional free trainings to Atkore University. Learn about AFC’s packaging solutions including MC Barrel Pack and Pack N’ Roll products as well as the MC SnapIt.

Included in this training are videos on how to use both the MC SnapIt and the Pack N’ Roll products. Both products contribute to ease of installation and have time-saving capabilities. Click on Atkore U and either login or create a free account to begin your training today!

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Atkore University


Cope Quick Ship Expanded to Include Chino, California

Cope® has expanded the Quick Ship program to include Chino, CA in addition to Houston, TX and Philadelphia, PA. The Quick Ship Program is designed to service commercial and industrial industries with our most popular tray through same/next day shipments.

Learn More About Cope’s Quick Ship Program »



Kaf-Tech® Introduces the Metal Clad Cable Barrel Pack System

Kaf-Tech now has the Metal Clad Cable Barrel Pack System, ideal for contractors who need a large volume of the same cable on one project.

The economical design reduces the effort required to install cables and is easily transported around the job site. The easy-pull Metal Clad Barrel Pack, a 75-gallon fiber barrel rated for 400 pounds, is equipped with a lever-locking steel band lid. Also included is a tripod/truck combination that allows contractors to move the cable easily, without having to pick up heavy coils and carry them from location to location.

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Barrel Pack System


Is Stainless Steel the Best Choice for You?

Why invest in stainless steel when you have a high performance economical alternative like Unistrut Defender?  Learn why you should reconsider stainless steel on your next project and choose Unistrut Defender.

Learn More About Unistrut Defender »

Unistrut Defender Product


AFC Cable Systems Has a New Rep Locator

AFC is piloting a brand new Rep Locator, making your ability to locate a sales agent in your area so much easier! When we say easy, we really mean it. 

It’s as easy as 1-2-3! Step one, select the product line that you’re interested in. Step two, click on the area of the map where you’re looking to purchase from. Step three is to select the available representative from the results that display below the map.

Try the new Rep Locator now »

Rep Locator


Unistrut to Attend AHR Expo, the Largest HVAC Tradeshow
in the World

Are you attending AHR January 25 – 27 in Orlando? Make sure you stop by the Unistrut booth #4008. You’ll get a chance to view our newest product line Unistrut Defender along with other new products such as the most heavy duty concrete insert on the market, P3246 and our new slotted channel for 5/8″ threaded rod.

AHR Expo