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Build a Customized Power Drop

Mennekes Electrical Products

Build a Customized Power Drop

For any industrial operation, electrical distribution layout plays a large part in production efficiency. And in keeping with OSHA regulations, disconnects must be installed at the proper distances.

If fact, with new machinery, the disconnecting means are located one the machine in an obvious location. And while that's good for equipment hard-wired into the system, it may not be a complete solution for cord and plug equipment.
Customizable Power Distribution – Planning for the Future

Mennekes Electrical Products

Customizable Power Distribution – Planning for the Future

“The Only Thing That Is Constant Is Change” ― Heraclitus (A Greek philosopher of Ephesus who was active around 500 BCE.)

Pretty sure the old boy wasn't talking about modern industry, but if so, he's right on the money.
Lost in the Supermarket? Now There’s an App for That.

Hubbell Lighting

Lost in the Supermarket? Now There’s an App for That.

Have you ever caught yourself wondering why someone hasn’t invented a GPS that works indoors? Maybe it’s been during a rush through an airport or while wandering a hospital’s hallways trying to find a loved one’s room – or, maybe, just last week, trying to find where the mayonnaise was moved to in your local supermarket’s latest reorganization. We’ve got smartphone apps that can tell us the fastest way to drive across the country, so why isn’t there an app for navigating big box stores and conference centers?
Solera Hybrid 365 Area Light
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Communication Can Be at the Speed of Light with Visible Light Communication Technology

Hubbell Lighting

Communication Can Be at the Speed of Light with Visible Light Communication Technology

One of the biggest advantages of LED lighting, beyond its exceptional efficiency, is the fact that, as many electrical engineers have said, it’s infinitely controllable. It is, after all, based on solid-state technology similar to computer chips.
Busways – An Alternative to Conduit and Cable

Eaton

Busways – An Alternative to Conduit and Cable

As an industrial electrician, I've installed miles of conduit. And of course, once installed, even more miles of cables and conductors had to be snaked through it.

Even with raceways, it's always at least a two-step process – raceway, then conductors.

Of course, that will always be a part of many installations.
Smart In-Wall, Easy to Install Time Switches

Intermatic, Inc.

Smart In-Wall, Easy to Install Time Switches

One of big problems with installing too many “smart” devices in the home can be that users can sometimes feel too “dumb” (or at least confused/frustrated or under informed) to connect them all.

The Ascend 7-Day, In-Wall Programmable Timer is designed to take away that feeling or reservation. Made by Intermatic, the Ascend is designed to allow contractors easy installation and homeowners seamless access to a wide range of high-tech applications such as lighting and security/access control.
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