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3D Printed LED Luminaires – Coming to America

Signify

3D Printed LED Luminaires – Coming to America

They say you can't teach an old dog new tricks …

But, I'm an old dog and I just learned of a brand new "trick" that literally made me sit up and beg for more. I thought I'd seen everything, but I was wrong … so very wrong.
My mind's been officially … blown.
Make code-compliant installations simple with Vive Wireless lighting solutions

Lutron Electronics Co., Inc.

Make code-compliant installations simple with Vive Wireless lighting solutions

When you’re on a project, you don’t want any surprises. For lighting control, that means selecting a solution that saves time and money, installs quickly and simply, is easy to program, available when you need it and, of course, meets code.

Vive by Lutron is a simple, scalable, wireless lighting control that makes meeting code easier than ever. View video
Making Lasting Connections with the Right Crimping Tools

BURNDY® LLC

Making Lasting Connections with the Right Crimping Tools

Crimping is an everyday chore for electrical contractors, but some might not understand the importance of the right tool for ensuring long-term durability and safety of electrical connections. There’s a lot more precision required to create a secure crimp than might appear on the surface, and the best results depend on using just the right pressure – not too little or too much – based on the job’s requirements.
Arlington Steel Fan/Fixture Box
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Tool Tips: Why Finding the Right Fit Is Important

BURNDY® LLC

Tool Tips: Why Finding the Right Fit Is Important

“Ergonomics” might seem to be a modern term, but the ideas behind this science are likely as old as humanity. We humans have been adapting tools to fit specific tasks since the days of selecting just the right stone to bang a piece of flint into an arrowhead. More formal study of ergonomics has an interesting origin, though, in the ways airplane controls were adapted during the course of World War II.
Protection Against Serious Head Injury

Klein Tools, Inc.

Protection Against Serious Head Injury

Anybody who spends regular time on a jobsite knows the value a well-made hardhat provides – sometimes I think I could use one just getting around the furnace pipes in my low-ceilinged basement. But hardhats aren’t a buy once and forget it kind of product. For a number of reasons, hardhats and their impact-absorbing suspensions need replacement on a regular basis. By not updating this equipment, you could be leaving yourself open to serious injury or worse.
How to Add Power to Your Wire-Fishing Efforts

Greenlee

How to Add Power to Your Wire-Fishing Efforts

Getting wire from point A to point B can require some ingenuity. Fishing tape is one popular manual option, but it can be time-consuming and can put some strain on installers’ joints. Depending on site conditions, contractors also can turn to machine-powered options to make the job a little easier. Power fishing can be a labor-saving alternative for all or part of a wiring installation job.
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Arlington Cut In Floor Box Kits
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Temporary Light Strings and Area Lighting
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Make code-compliant installations simple with Vive Wireless lighting solutions
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