CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA, December 2, 2011 - Carlisle Companies Incorporated (NYSE:CSL) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Tri-Star Electronics International, Inc., a leading worldwide supplier of electronic interconnect components for mission-critical applications for commercial aerospace, defense and industrial customers. David A. Roberts, Carlisle’s Chairman, President and CEO, commented “We are pleased to have completed the purchase of Tri-Star and look forward to the contributions this excellent company will make to Carlisle. The addition of Tri-Star enhances Carlisle Interconnect Technologies’ leadership in aerospace specialty interconnect components and systems. We welcome the Tri-Star team to Carlisle.”

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About Carlisle Companies

Carlisle Companies Inc. is a global diversified company that designs, manufactures and markets a wide range of products that serve a broad range of niche markets including commercial roofing, energy, agriculture, lawn and garden, mining and construction equipment, aerospace and electronics, dining and food delivery, and healthcare. Through our group of decentralized operating companies led by entrepreneurial management teams we bring innovative product solutions to solve the challenges our customers face. Our 11,000 employees worldwide, who generated $2.5 billion in net sales in 2010, are focused on continuously improving the value of the Carlisle brand by developing the best products, insuring the highest quality and providing unequaled customer service in the many industries we serve. Learn more about Carlisle at www.carlisle.com.

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Steven J. Ford
Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Carlisle Companies Incorporated
(704) 501-1100