UPCBD3, 4, 5 Distribution Closures

USDA Accepted Telephone Closures for Copper of Fiber Distribution

The Emerson UPCBD series are round-cornered, square-design telephone closures suitable for copper or fiber* distribution. These closures are USDA accepted for use by the Rural Development Utilities Program (RDUP). The UPCBD3, UPCBD4, and UPCBD5 include a dielectric shield, cable ties, and a shield isolation bonding/grounding bracket assembly. These accommodate buried wires, cables, terminal blocks, and load coil assemblies. Specific uses include termination of buried service wires and all types of splicing arrangements.
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  • 6 AWG grounding capability and RDUP-accepted shield isolation bonding/grounding bracket assembly accommodates the RDUP PE-91 requirements for cable shield isolation
  • Unique multi-stage paint process meets or exceeds EPA standards and provides a tough corrosion-resistant finish for longer life
  • Three convenient sizes with four versions for easy access to cable conductors and flexible installations

*For fiber optic deployment, use of BDFOKIT (part no. F1007373) accessory is recommended. For more information see the BDFOKIT the Accessories section

  • Rugged mill-galvanized steel housing for durability and low maintenance costs
  • Tongue-in-groove fit of upper cover for better protection against environmental conditions
  • User-friendly, factory-installed dielectric shield with Velcro fasteners for ultraviolet protection of cable conductors