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It's Not Always the Voltage That Kills You

Hubbell Power Systems / Anderson

It's Not Always the Voltage That Kills You

Long, long ago … in a galaxy far, far away …

Well, it was really about 40 years ago and around 700 miles from where I'm sitting right now. Anyway, I was employed by a water softener company in northern Indiana. I roamed the highways and byways of the Indiana and northeastern Illinois countryside, installing and repairing softeners in farmhouses, spec homes, and rural domiciles.
OF Fuses, Utility Poles … and Squirrels

Hubbell Power Systems / Anderson

OF Fuses, Utility Poles … and Squirrels

Across the street from my front porch sits a utility pole. The fuse for the transformer that feeds our part of the neighbor hood sits high atop it.

And at least once a month … our power would go out.
Utility Boxes: What Lies Below

Hubbell Wiring Systems

Utility Boxes: What Lies Below

I live in an older neighborhood. The streets are lined with utility poles and wires strung everywhere. Back several years ago, a major ice storm hit our area and lines started falling all through the neighborhood.

Mary and I were standing outside, watching the snow and ice cover our yard. All of a sudden, we heard a boom, a crash, and a whole lot of cussin' going on. It was the neighbor down the street, hollering each time a tree limb smashed down on his pickup truck.
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Lost in the Supermarket? Now There’s an App for That.

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

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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.
High Capacity Poke Throughs for Increasing Data, Power, AV Requirements

Hubbell Wiring Systems

High Capacity Poke Throughs for Increasing Data, Power, AV Requirements

With an increasing array of power, data and AV cables snaking through office buildings and factories, high capacity and versatile “poke throughs” to thread them through office floors are becoming ever more important.

Hubbell is promoting its SystemOne 10-inch fire-rated poke through as the industry’s highest capacity with the most dynamic versatility for all phases of construction new build or retrofits.
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