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Surge Protective Devices: Know What You’re Specifying

Littelfuse, Inc.

Surge Protective Devices: Know What You’re Specifying

Surge protective devices (SPDs) are critical components of any commercial or industrial electrical system. SPDs guard equipment from the over-voltages that can result from lighting strikes or equipment operation. Without this protection, these short-term events can cause long-term – and expensive – damage. Choosing the right SPD requires knowing where the device will be applied, along with the appropriate size to meet application needs.
Electronic Photocontrols Provide Service to Match Exterior LED Lighting

Intermatic, Inc.

Electronic Photocontrols Provide Service to Match Exterior LED Lighting

Photocontrols have long been a feature on exterior street and area lighting. These devices help ensure that outdoor fixtures only operate when they’re needed. And, unlike time clocks or other centralized control systems, photocontrols allow each fixture to respond to its unique surrounding environment, including the presence of shade or existing illumination from an adjacent building or event.
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?
Bridgeport Quick Install EMT Connectors
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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.
Full Line of Grounding Solutions

BURNDY® LLC

Full Line of Grounding Solutions

Calling itself “The Grounding Superstore,” Hubbell’s BURNDY offers a wide range of grounding products via the Web — including mechanical, compression and exothermic connections as well as tooling and accessories for grounding.

The BURNDY site represents some 80 years of technological innovation and is a leading supplier for grounding products used by the industrial, utility and OEM customers.
A Cable Tie for Every Job

ABB

A Cable Tie for Every Job

For control panel assemblers, cable ties can be an important wire-management tool, helping them to keep panels organized. While once these were just simple, plastic strips, they’re now offered in a range of materials designed to address a number of application-specific requirements. Understanding what your options are will help ensure the cable ties you’re using on any particular project are actually the right ones for the job.
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