Wiring - Cabling - Devices
August 25, 2015 - Eaton says its new E2VAC mining circuit breaker is a low-voltage, vacuum-based breaker solution with advanced monitoring and optional integral remote racking. Designed to "improve reliability, productivity and worker safety" in powercenters and other panel applications in underground mining and metals operations, the E2VAC’s vacuum contactor technology reduces the risk of energy released during an arc event.
August 24, 2015 - The Versipole configurable series power distribution blocks are not a “chip off the old block”, says Burndy. These are typically used in electrical panels and wire ways for splicing cables and distributing power from primary runs to secondary/branch circuits.
August 24, 2015 - Schneider Electric has launched an app that puts 24/7 support at customers’ fingertips. The Customer Care app gives customers access to expert support with online self-service features and in-depth information available at all times. On top of that, the app makes it easier than ever to contact a Schneider Electric representative, the company says.
August 18, 2015 - Lex Products has introduced the PowerGate ReadySwitch power input panel with integrated manual transfer switch for emergency power management. During a power outage the ReadySwitch can be paired with a portable generator, saving businesses huge dollars in lost profits due to spoiled goods, no visible lights, or inability to accept electronic payments, Lex says.
August 17, 2015 - Eaton has introduced its new B-Line series conduit clamp, featuring a one-piece assembly for installation on strut profiles and most B-Line series cable tray rungs. Available in multiple finishes for commercial environments, the clamp and its saddle help to secure and protect conduit, flexible conduit and cables to cable tray rungs and strut profiles.
August 11, 2015 - Leviton has a new line of SmartlockPro extra heavy-duty industrial and hospital grade ground fault circuit interrupter (GFCI) receptacles.
August 11, 2015 - Ideal WeatherProof and UnderGround wire connectors come pre-filled with a non-hardening, silicone-based sealant to safeguard wiring from damaging elements.
August 11, 2015 - Cable USA says its Integraflame CIC is the only Circuit Integrity Cable on the market rated 200C continuous.
July 29, 2015 - WattStopper has introduced its Wireless Receptacle Controls (WRC) series. Extending occupancy-based lighting control to plug loads, the WRC line of products helps lighting control professionals meet new ASHRAE 90.1 requirements to switch off selected receptacles. According to WattStopper, the solution also minimizes costs for retrofits and new construction as it utilizes RF technology and works with existing line voltage wiring.
July 29, 2015 - Intermatic Inc. has introduced its ET Basic+ Series of electronic controls. The ET Basic+ offers automated control of interior and exterior lighting, bell ringing, water features, signage and other load consuming equipment, and was designed to meet the needs of schools, small hotels, retail stores, restaurants and small offices.
July 23, 2015 - As part of the Evolution series of floor, wall and ceiling boxes, Legrand has introduced the Wiremold hinged wall box to provide access to power, data and A/V connections. It is available in 4-gang and 8-gang configurations and is suited for both remodel and new construction projects.
July 23, 2015 - According to Appleton, a business unit of Emerson Industrial Automation, electricians can connect armored cable, metal-clad cable or flexible metallic conduit to steel boxes and enclosures “twice as fast and at less cost than traditional connectors” with the new Speedlock double snap connectors.
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