Weather Guard Van Solutions Red Zone Accessories include a range of items designed to improve productivity and organization. Products include end panel accessories, tool and parts cabinets, cases and bin boxes, and specialty equipment, such as tank holders and wire racks, window screens, and floor mats. Additional accessories include a Strong Box, Cab Command Center, which is a between-the-seat organizer, and the Grab & Go tool cart.
FloorPort and OmniBox covers now meet Buy America Act, NAFTA, and American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) requirements. Redesigned FloorPort service fittings are available for the company’s Resource RFB Series floor boxes, Walkercell cellular raceway, and Walkerdeck systems. According to the company, the new design increases ease of use through hinge and handle configurations while continuing to exceed UL scrub water requirements. Color options include powder-coated nickel, bronze, brass, black and gray, as well as brushed aluminum. Rectangular aluminum covers for OmniBox are available in stamped steel and cast iron fabrications, offer 1-, 2-, and 3-gang service, and are fully adjustable before and after the concrete pour. These covers come in five powder coat finishes: black, gray, bronze, brass, and nickel.
The Pass & Seymour Fed Spec USB Charger with Tamper-Resistant Receptacle is available in 15A and 20A, 125V versions. The product features two 5VDC USB ports that work with USB 2.0 and 3.0 compatible devices. The 2.1A USB type A receptacle charges quickly and eliminates the need for AC adapters, while its back and side wire terminals accommodate 14 AWG to 10 AWG stranded and solid wire. Additionally, the receptacle includes a shutter system that prevents the improper insertion of foreign objects. Available colors include: white, light almond, ivory, black, brown, gray, red, green, and nickel.
These non-metallic adjustable mounting brackets are designed for low-voltage installations where the final wall thickness is not known. Set for a ½-in-thick wall, the brackets adjust to accommodate wall finishes up to 1½ in. thick. Available in single-gang and 2-gang styles, the product offers extra-secure mounting to wood or steel studs in new construction and the ability to fine-tune depth with an accessible adjustment screw.
The low-profile TVL508 TV Box is suitable for flat screen TV installations on ½-in. or 5/8-in. drywall with wall cavity depths of ¾ in. or larger. Retrofit applications include furring strips on concrete block, 2×2, 2×3, and 2×4 or larger studs. The cULus-listed box accommodates multiple cables, while wire management brackets keep them neat and organized. Mounting wing screws help secure the box in walls.
The Carlon Horizontal Adjust-A-Box adjusts for different wall thicknesses with the turn of a screw. The non-metallic box features a metal bracket for horizontal mounting that clips onto any standard wood or metal stud. According to the company, the product mounts squarely and securely without screws or nails, yet includes mounting holes for non-standard studs or in applications where more secure mounting is required. Preset at ½ in., the product is adjustable from zero to 17/8 in., is made of Carlon Blue PVC, and offers 21 in.3 of capacity to accommodate duplex and GFCI receptacles.
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Designed for users who want to offset electricity usage with solar power, the VersiCharge Level 2 (240V) residential EV charger now incorporates the company’s Microinverter system as an option. Features include plug-and-play installation, 30A and 70A options with adjustability, pushbutton user controls, visual status indication, user-controlled charge delay, and weatherproof enclosure.
The company’s line of EMT and rigid conduit elbows has been expanded to include 22°, 45°, and 90° models in more than 40 sizes, ranging from ½ in. to 4 in. wide. New lines of conduit fittings have also been introduced, including rigid threaded couplings and reducing bushings from
½ in. to 2 in. wide, and rigid conduit nipples in nearly 100 sizes from ½ in. to
4 in. wide and up to 12 in. long.
The HG551V heat gun features a pistol grip, with a rubberized handle for greater comfort. Weighing just 1.3 lb, the heat gun includes a variable temperature control dial (180F° to 1,020°F) with numbered settings, as well as 2-speed blower settings (8.8 CFM and 16 CFM). Once the setting is selected, the thermocouple control maintains precise temperature. Additional features include an optimized air intake around the motor and a ceramic core to protect the heating element. For added convenience, a rear stand supports the gun in the upright position.
Mighty-Rite split grounding bushings (SGBs) can be installed before pulling wire or after. Features include a low-profile design, captive screws, an adjustable grounding lug, and a hinged design that the company says adjusts and aligns more easily, even in tight spots. The cULus-listed product includes a 150°C rated liner and is available in trade sizes from ¾-in. to 4-in.
The MiniCab QOB is designed to accommodate lighter pole structures of Distributed Antenna Systems (DAS), small cell, or other surge protected electrical service drop applications. According to the company, the cabinet’s small footprint reduces the wind load and weight burden on pole structures, while integrated surge protection simplifies field setup and service. To protect sensitive electrical loads, the product features non-degrading, silicon avalanche suppression technology with very low let-through levels.
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Offering an operating range of -40°F to 302°F (-40°C to 150°C), Ty-Rap polyester-coated stainless steel ball-lock cable ties include a low-smoke, halogen-free polyester coating that releases fewer toxins if burned. The polyester coating also provides the cable ties with protection against corrosion, including corrosion from contact with dissimilar materials, as well as against impact, abrasion, and cracking. Additional safety features include rolled edges on the strap, which eliminate the risk of damage to cables and injury to users.
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YSCM type Hylink seamless copper parallel splice connectors are now cULus-listed for grounding and bonding per UL 467 and rated for direct burial in earth and concrete. The connectors feature a parallel splice that can combine multiple small conductors by using circular mils to size the splice. The products accommodate a range of conductors and are color-coded to ensure proper tool and die selection.
Designed for solar applications, the GBL-4DBTH copper lay-in connector features a stainless steel hex head screw. According to the company, the hex head screw ensures there is no drill drift when it is torqued down, reducing the chance of damaging a rack or panel. In addition, the product is UL-listed and CSA-certified.
Featuring an LED light, the cordless TE 2-A18 compact and TE 2-A18 rotary hammer drills are suitable for drilling anchor holes or through holes in concrete, brick, and block with a drilling diameter range of 3/16 in. to 3/8 in. According to the company, CPC battery technology protects the battery, switch, and motor for increased durability and longer battery life.
The 19/16-in. SDS Max and Spline rotary hammers offer a 10.5A motor and
5.5 ft-lb of impact energy. Features include 2-mode operation (rotary hammer/hammer only) and a mechanical clutch to help protect the tool when the bit binds. Weighing 15 lb, the tools also feature Constant Power Technology (CPT) for consistent performance during tough applications.
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The DBI-SALA EZ-Stop lanyard features components that can be replaced individually when worn or damaged, rather than having to purchase a new unit. Offering a shock pack that’s 66% smaller and 40% lighter than others on the market, ¾-in. webbing, and steel rebar hooks, the lanyard includes a one-handed quick connect design that allows users to change pieces on the spot, such as leg length, rebar hook size, and single or twin leg configuration. In addition, the product meets all applicable OSHA and ANSI industry standards.
This non-conductive fiberglass fish tape is designed to protect users, electrical wires, and equipment when wire pulling. Available in a 100-ft length, the product features laser-etched 1-ft markings that allow accurate measure of the depth of conduit runs as well as the amount of tape left to pay out.
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