Volume 18 Issue 515

How Time Flies!
By Paul Werthman

It’s amazing how time flies. It seems like only yesterday that we were using analog “cylinder” Fax Machines and paper-tape fed Teletype machines to communicate. We were Electrical Industry mavericks competing with state-of-the-art equipment, or at least we thought we were.

I can remember working at Graybar, Los Angeles, around 1980. We had to boot-up the refrigerator sized mainframe every day and hope that it worked.

This Issues's Smart eCat Features: IDEAL Electrical Products

Each issue we will feature a new manufacturer’s electronic SMART eCAT that will show how looking up products and using manufacturer’s catalogs have never been easier. This “eCatalog Collection” now also appears on our distributor partner and manufacturer rep’s websites as well.

Click here to see what IDEAL has to offer.

Click here to visit the entire SMART eCAT collection

Automations Controls – Part 1
Steve Maurer, IME

It was a dark and stormy night. Outside the wind was howling, rain pouring down as if from a fire hose. But inside, I was stretched out in front of the television, aimlessly clicking the channel button on the remote.

Sigh... nothing good on tonight to pass the time.

New Salisbury Face Shield Offers Full Color Recognition through Nanotech
James R. Dukart

One of the most dangerous conditions electrical workers can face in the field is arc flash.

Salisbury by Honeywell has recently introduced new personal protective equipment (PPE) that uses nanotechnology to improve arc flash safety gear.

Automation Control — From Start to Finish... and Beyond
Steve Maurer, IME

If we haven't fallen over the precipice already, we stand at the beginning of a new age in technology that's being called the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

This new wave of technology will alter and drastically change the way we do everything, from work to play. And the wave is already crashing on the shoreline with speed, scope and global impact that's unprecedented in human history.

Lutron Electronics Co., Inc.

Lutron Smart Building Solutions – Lighting Control Solutions

Matt Ochs – Lutron’s Director of Product Development – explains the benefits that a smart building lighting control solution provides. Learn more about Lutron’s Smart Building Solutions here.

Littelfuse, Inc.

Littelfuse - How Do Arc-Flash Relays Work?

There are many reasons an arc flash can occur and Littelfuse Arc-Flash Relays can provide superior protection against its damaging results. Littelfuse market leading arc-flash relay designs deliver reliable, easy-to-install protection.


BURNDY® 304 & 316 Stainless Steel Cable Ties

These ties are manufactured from non-magnetic 316 or 304 Stainless Steel for extra corrosion resistance, perfect for use in indoor and outdoor applications, extreme conditions and hazardous areas. These products meet the requirements of ABS.

Mersen Expands Its Aftermarket Business for Anticorrosion Equipment in North America
Hubbell Lighting Wins Eight Architectural Product Innovation Awards
AFC Cable Systems Announces New MC Luminary Quik for an Even More Efficient Lighting Installation
The All New SystemOne 10-Inch Fire-Rated Poke-Through
Third Annual IDEAL® National Championship Kicks-Off Search to Honor and Reward Elite Electrical Tradesmen, Students/Apprentices
Klein Tools® Extends the Test and Measurement Line, Offering Innovative Capabilities
Robroy Industries Releases PVC Coating Repair Kit
HellermannTyton Print Automation Virtually Eliminates Manual Tasks, Errors

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