Reducer snap bushings are designed for mounting hole diameters ranging from 0.375 in. to 2.0 in. and panel thicknesses up to 0.125 in. The bushings are manufactured from 6/6 nylon in standard black color (other colors are available on request), insert into mounting holes with fingertip pressure, feature locking fingers that secure the bushing in fractional increments up to the maximum panel thickness, and withstand a push back force of 35 lb. In addition, they have a flammability rating of 94 V-2, are recognized under the Component Program of Underwriters’ Laboratories File E15331, and are certified by the Canadian Standards Association File 8919.
Designed for new construction or retrofit applications, the TVB712 and TVB713 non-metallic boxes feature angled openings. The larger TVB713 includes power and low-voltage openings for video, audio, and other datacom connections. It includes a separate, interchangeable tray that holds the digital converter box supplied by some cable providers and hides it behind the TV. The TVB712 features openings for power and/or low voltage. Both models are UL- and CSA-listed.
Water pipe ground clampsType GPL3 bronze water pipe ground clamps fits IPS pipe sizes from ½ in. through 12 in. and accepts ground conductor sizes from 4 to 4/0. UL-listed and CSA-certified, the clamps feature silicon bronze hardware and provide enhanced corrosion resistance. In addition, the products rotate 90° for installation flexibility and are suitable for direct bury in earth or concrete.
CADDY ROD LOCK is designed for installing electrical and mechanical systems supported by threaded rod. Comprised of the CADDY ROD LOCK beam clamp, channel nut, and an anchor screw, the beam clamp handles load capacity up to 500 lb (3/8-in. rod) or 2200 N (M10 rod) while the channel nut accommodates load capacity up to 750 lb (3/8-in. rod) or 3750 N (M8, M10 rod). The anchor screw offers a load capacity up to 660 lb (3/8-in. rod) or 2900 N (M8, M10 rod). All parts work with slightly damaged threads and minor burrs on the threaded rod and feature an electro-galvanized finish.
EV charging stationThe VersiCharge line of electrical vehicle (EV) charging stations is designed for residential applications. The Level 2 charging stations are ready for 240V service and are available in VersiCharge and VersiCharge SG models. Both models are weatherproofed for indoor or outdoor service and feature a flexible, plate-based mounting system. This feature allows installers four options for wiring: hard wired from behind, 240V dryer plug from behind (both hidden from view), bottom fed conduit, and external 240V dryer plug. In addition, the units indicate charging activity from a distance through a multi-color indicator and feature a 20-ft cord, with longer lengths available.
Northman work boots feature a Horween leather upper and Goodyear Welt construction for enhanced durability as well as optional 400-g Thinsulate Ultra insulation and a breathable GORE-TEX waterproof lining. Available in brown and black, with an optional steel-toe, insulated or non-insulated, the boots’ outsole offers lightweight, superior cushion and multi-directional traction. A PU footbed provides an additional layer of cushioned comfort.
A-shaped lampsProLED A-shape lamps feature a re-engineered diffuser globe to improve light distribution and a white, thermally conductive plastic heat sink to enhance aesthetics and reduce weight. Available in A15 and A19 models, the UV- and mercury-free lamps are dimmable down to 5% and offer a 40,000-hr. life, according to the company.
Halco Lighting Technologies
Detroit work boots are designed to fit a woman’s foot. The lightweight boot features a waterproof nubuck leather upper and the company’s KEEN.Dry waterproof breathable membrane. Additional features include a removable metamomical dual-density EVA footbed that provides enhanced arch support, Dri-lex footwear lining with hydrophobic/hydrophilic two zone comfort technology for increased air circulation, left and right asymmetrical steel toes, a rubber toe bumper, reflective webbing, and an oil- and slip-resistant non-marking rubber outsole.
Designed to be mounted from 15 ft to 18 ft heights, the MC30LU LED wallpack delivers more than 4,500 lm with a choice of Type III lateral throw and Type IV forward throw distributions. The wallpack features a quick-mount adapter that eliminates the need to open the luminaire during typical installation. The IDA-compliant and UL 1589-list product also includes 4,000K and 5,000K high color rendering index (CRI) LEDs that offer up to a 50,000-hr lifespan.
Hubbell Lighting Outdoor
EV charging stationsThe Evr-Green line of electric vehicle (EV) charging stations now includes the 120 Level 1 portable charger and the 160 Level 2 home charging station. The portable 120 model can be plugged into any standard 15A or 20A, 125V grounded receptacle, while the 160 model provides up to 16A at 240VAC (3.8kW output). In addition, both devices are available in a plug-in design and a hardwired version.
Knockout punch driverThe LS50L battery-powered knockout punch driver is capable of punching up to 6-in. conduit holes in 14-gauge mild steel or up to 2-in. in 14-gauge stainless steel. Featuring 18V lithium-ion battery power, the driver has a lightweight, compact design and a 360° swivel-style rotating head that allows positioning in tight corners and difficult work areas. According to the company, the tool punches holes in half the time compared to similar products, and doubles the amount of holes that conventional battery or hydraulic drivers can deliver. An LED indicator provides users with the battery charge and tool maintenance status.
The T2 LED and CoolLite have been added to the company’s portfolio of LED luminaires. The T2 is a 2-ft × 2-ft LED troffer that is suitable for both retrofit and new construction. Available in 3,500K, 4,000K, and 5,000K color temperatures, this troffer offers a 60,000-hr lifespan. The CoolLite is an LED luminaire designed for use in refrigeration and coolers. It comes in 3,000K, 4,000K, and 5,000K color temperatures in 1-ft through 6-ft lengths.
Laser distance/angle measurerThe GLM 80 is a Li-ion battery-powered combination laser distance and angle measurer that features the ability to measure heights of and distances to objects with the click of a button. An integrated axis tilt sensor enables the tool to read angles when the unit is handled either horizontally or vertically. In addition, an indirect measurement mode is suitable for taking measurements that are inaccessible by combining distance with angle measurements. According to the company, the battery can achieve up to 25,000 measurements per charge.
Solar Snake Tray for Messenger Wire is designed to suspend from messenger wire and requires no hardware to mount, according to the company. To protect against weather and other environmental condition, the cable tray is available in hot dipped galvanized and stainless steel. In addition, the product nests together for easier handling.
The SANIMotor gearmotor encapsulates all electrical components in thermally conductive epoxy resin, allowing use in ambient temperatures up to 40°C (104°F). Enclosed with 304 stainless steel tubing, the gearmotor is sealed with EDPM rubber O-rings and secured with hex bolts to prevent leaking. Electrical termination is completed with a removable IP69K ABS cordset featuring a modular, multi-pin power connector. Available frame sizes include 34F (88.4 mm) and 49F (127.0 mm) for the 3-phase, 230V model. Each frame size is mated to seven standard gearing ratios that offer output speeds from 345 rpm to 8 rpm.
Power engineering software
CYME Version 5.02 power engineering software now allows users to plan more effectively for increased distributed generation penetration, volt/VAR optimization, and aging secondary networks. This latest integrated suite of software tools also includes new algorithms for locating and analyzing faults, enhancing capacitor placement, and balancing load. In addition, the software offers improved computational and network loading performance capabilities, faster processing time, and one-line diagram editing.
Cooper Power Systems
AdvanceWay multi-compartment PVC raceway satisfies the specified bends and depths of all cable and connectivity types (including Cat. 6a) in a system that is less than 50% the size of alternative products, according to the company. Designed for use in branch circuit wiring and/or data, voice, video, and other low-voltage wiring, the company says the raceway installs 30% faster than conventional systems.
The LPS standalone, LPB BACnet, and LPL LonWorks lighting control relay panels are designed to integrate with all facility operations, including HVAC, security, fire, and communication systems. Compatible with occupancy sensors and the company’s Relay Switch Line, each product is adaptable and is able to expand to meet varying facility sizes and requirements.
Stabiloy SunPlus PV cable is a single aluminum alloy conductor used for wiring of grounded and ungrounded photovoltaic (PV) power systems. An alternative to copper cable in solar power applications, the product is available as a 600V- or 2kV-rated conductor. Listed for direct burial and cable tray installations, the cable is sunlight resistant with a maximum operating temperature of 90°C in dry and wet locations and is VW-1 flame test compliant.
Shield-Flex Types HFSLA, HFEMS, and HFEMCS of flexible electrical conduit provide shielding from electromagnetic and radio frequency interference coupled with a halogen-free jacketing. Featuring a flammability rating of UL 94-VO, these conduits offer low-smoke, low-flame spread and are suitable for field installation in confined public areas, such as subways, and tunnels. According to the company, the product’s jacketing material virtually eliminates the release of acidic gases found in PVC products.
Power distribution unit
The company’s line of Power Distribution Units (ePDUs) now includes 400V configurations. Designed to help reduce power distribution costs in enterprise class data centers where high-density computing is required, the ePDUs allow users to run servers at 230V versus 208V. Data centers using the alternative power scheme can use this product to power information technology (IT) racks without the need for a stand-alone PDU.
LED power supply
The Optotronic 0V to 10V dimmable power supply is the industry’s smallest 24V Class 2 output power supply at 100W, according to the company. Suitable for damp locations, the power supply can operate on 120V through 277V supply currents. Similar in shape and size to a T8 fluorescent ballast, the product measures 9.5 in. long × 1.68 in. wide × 1.17 in. high, making it suitable for retrofit installations.
The Goodyear Welt Collection of work boots includes the Chicago, an 8-in. waterproof full-grain leather upper. Features include a waterproof breathable lining, 400 g of insulation, a removable thermal heat-shield footbed, contoured heel lock, and Dri-Lex lining with hydrophobic/hydropholic 2-zone comfort technology. In addition, the boot includes an oil- and slip-resistant non-marking rubber outsole as well as an asymmetrical steel toe design. Available styles include steel and soft-toe styles with and without insulation.
Energy meterThe Square D PowerLogic EM4800 multi-circuit energy meter enables users to meter individual tenants. Operating over a larger voltage range that allows for direct metering of 480Y/277VAC services without the need for a potential transformer (PT), the meter includes a remote display. In addition, the product enables metering of up to 24 individual circuits and can be applied in a variety of new and existing retrofit submetering applications.
These interlock systems help ensure users’ safety while working on medium- and high-voltage machines and other electrical installations. Available in four ranges that offer a large number of locks adaptable to any hazardous components requiring to be manipulated in a specific order, the systems can be tailored to companies’ specific needs. Interdependent, each hazardous component is protected by one or more locks, each lock can only be opened with its own specific key, and a key will not be available to open a given lock if the preceding lock was not correctly released.
LuminairesHazardous Wallpack IV luminaires are designed to meet perimeter and security lighting requirements in a range of harsh environments. UL-listed to include hazardous Class I, Div. 2, the luminaires include a borosilicate glass refractor, which the company says never yellows from heat or UV. In addition, the product features a die-cast aluminum housing that resists corrosion.
Current recorderThe Simple Logger II Model ML914 is a 4-channel AC current recording device powered by alkaline batteries. Featuring four 6-in. MiniFlex flexible current probes, the device incorporates two user-selectable measurement ranges of 100A and 1,000A. Line tracking is performed such that 64 samples over one line cycle are taken, while frequency tracking is performed around the nominal line frequency.
(50 Hz or 60 Hz).
PanelboardsDesigned for use in Class I, Division 2, Groups BCD, and U.S. Zone 2 areas, these panelboards are pre-wired and factory-sealed from the circuit breakers inside a rugged, cast-aluminum explosionproof enclosure to the main distribution block and branch terminals housed in an IP66- rated, NEMA 4X stainless steel terminal enclosure. According to the company, the factory seal between the breaker enclosure and terminal enclosure eliminates the need for external sealing.
The Hoffman Quick Tray Pro line of cable tray features a non-snagging T-weld design, eliminating sharp edges and catch points. Available in 2 in., 4 in., and 6 in. depths and widths from 4 in. to 24 in., fill ratings range from 122 to 2,200 cables, based on a standard Cat. 6 cable diameter. Custom sizes are available, and accessory splices and connectors allow for integration and compatibility with other cable tray brands and/or legacy installations.
Pentair Technical Products
Designed for use around energized circuits in hard-to-reach spaces, the FishFinder Plus inspection camera features a CAT IV 600V/CAT III 1,000V 4-ft-long obedient optical cable that includes an orange outer layer and yellow under layer to provide visual indication of dielectric performance. The camera eye provides 6-in. near-field imaging with mid-range visibility by the usage of a wide-angle, multi-element lens and a range of focus from 0.5 in. to 12-in. In addition, the device features image rotation in 180° increments, two bright white LEDs, a handheld display unit with a 2.4-in. (61-mm) color LCD display, built-in memory for capturing 2,000+ images, and a mini-USB jack and cable.
Lithonia Lighting VTLED luminaires offer a 50,000-hr lifespan, according to the company, along with full range (0V to 10V) dimming. Available configurations include a 2-ft × 2-ft version with a
2,200-lm or 3,200-lm package and a 2-ft × 4-ft model delivering 4,600 lm, with an efficacy up to 96 lm/W.