ANAHEIM, Calif. - Hardcast, a manufacturer of duct adhesives and sealants and a division of Carlisle Coating and Waterproofing Inc., introduced a full line of Hardcast hardware during a press conference at the 2004 AHR Expo.

The new line includes multiblade and single-blade dampers for commercial and residential applications; flexible duct connectors; patented vane setters; access door hardware; and weld-on, stick-on, and cup insulation fasteners. The products are available in steel and stainless steel.

According to Hardcast, its new hardware offerings reduce noise vibration and balance airflow, distributing air in a commercial or residential structure at consistent levels. "Hardcast hardware complements [Harcast's] established business of mastic and rolled duct sealants," said Thomas Cloud, brand manager of Hardcast in Wylie, Texas. "We, at Hardcast, are proud of the quality and competitiveness the new duct hardware offers to HVAC professionals."

Manufacturers, representatives, and contractors can request a catalog by calling 888-229-0199 or by visiting

Publication date: 02/16/2004