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Temporary Lighting – I Can See Clearly… Now

Bergen Industries, Inc.

Temporary Lighting – I Can See Clearly… Now

I've walked into many a dark room to work… on purpose. As a facility electrician, the darkness was usually why I was there in the first place. Something had gone wrong, and the power to the lighting was out.
Cable Management For Fun and Profit – Part 1

Legrand North America

Cable Management For Fun and Profit – Part 1

Okay, maybe I went a little overboard saying that cable management is fun. But it can be enjoyable, using the right tools. And if you're an installer, coming up with innovative and attractive solutions for your customer can definitely be profitable.
Cable Management For Fun and Profit – Part 2

Legrand North America

Cable Management For Fun and Profit – Part 2

In the previous article, we talked a bit about low-voltage cable management. And while I enjoy talking about and using those types of products, my heart remains in a more commercial and industrial setting.

For over 30 years, I've worked in that environment. And cabling and cable management has been a large part of my work background.
Voltec Power & Lighting
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Latest Advancements Allow Standalone Area Lighting – No Wires Required

Light Efficient Design

Latest Advancements Allow Standalone Area Lighting – No Wires Required

Off-grid lighting products were once restricted to truly off-grid locations. Old-school lead-acid batteries needed regular maintenance and the added costs made these fixtures only practical where wiring simply wasn’t possible, in applications like remote cell towers or other such locations. That’s changing quickly, though. New all-in-one options combine high-efficiency LED fixtures with attached solar panels and lithium-ion batteries, creating affordable new possibilities for wires-free area lighting installations, even in dense urban locations.
New LED Offerings Make It Easy to Switch Things Up

Light Efficient Design

New LED Offerings Make It Easy to Switch Things Up

As someone who’s been writing about LED lighting for almost a decade, I’ve gotten used to the terms “color temperature” and “light output,” and I now have a reasonably good idea about what to look for when shopping for my own lamps (aka, “bulbs”) and fixtures. But I still, on occasion, either realize I’ve chose the wrong lamp for a fixture or wish I could move between two color temperatures with the same luminaire.
When the Table Are Turned … You Still Have Power

Legrand North America

When the Table Are Turned … You Still Have Power

About 15 years ago, a friend of mine and I remodeled a vending room area. It used to be full of snack machines and microwaves lined up around 3 walls. We turned that area into a nifty conference room. Ronnie did the carpentry work, building a very nice U shaped workspace around an open area where the speaker would stand.
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NetPak: Five "Must-Have" Tools for Electrical Contractors
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Temporary Light Strings and Area Lighting
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Protector Plates for Adjustable Mud Rings from RACO
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