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Pass & Seymour

50 Boyd Avenue, Syracuse, NY, 13221, US

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Eric Mower and Associates
Syracuse, NY 13204 USA
Phone: 315-413-4349
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Pass & Seymour/Legrand

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

CFL Lampholders meet NEC requirements for closets.

August 30, 2013

Available with or without pull chain, Compact Fluorescent Lampholders are Energy Star® compliant and meet requirements of National Electrical Code Article 410.16, which require completely enclosed or covered lamp within closet space. Both wall switch and pull chain are rated at 13 W, 120 V/60 Hz. Manufactured from high-impact-resistant thermoplastic, lampholders are suited for enclosed commercial/residential applications such as closets in offices, factories, hotels, restaurants, and apartments. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Self-Calibrating Dimmer is compatible with all lamp types.

July 19, 2013

To facilitate use and accommodate evolving technology, Pass & Seymour® Harmony™ Tru-Universal Dimmer has self-calibration feature that sets itself to lamp type installed by end-user. Product eliminates lamp flickering and poor performance and features on/off decorator switch combined with separate slider for dimming control. Able to work in single-pole and 3-way applications, dimmer does not require any derating for one- and 2-gang installations and carries various load ratings. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Universal Dimmer eliminates lamp flickering.

July 5, 2013

Compatible with all lamp types, Harmony™ Tru-Universal Dimmer features self-calibration function, which sets itself to lamp-type installed by user. Unit also has on/off decorator switch combined with separate slider for dimming control, and green LED that glows when dimmer is off. Dimmer works in single pole and 3-way applications and requires no derating for 1- and 2-gang installations. It is rated 700 W for Incandescent, Halogen, and ELVs; 500 VA for MLVs; 450 W for LED/CFL; and 5.5 A for EFLs. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Hospital Grade USB Charger features tamper-resistant design.

April 10, 2013

Available in 15 A and 20 A, 125 V versions, Hospital Grade USB Charger features two 5 Vdc USB ports that work with USB 2.0 and 3.0 compatible devices. USB Type A receptacle, featuring 2.1 A rating, eliminates need for bulky AC adapters. Receptacle has zinc-plated ground terminal screw and stainless steel auto-ground clip that assures positive ground. To prevent improper insertion of foreign objects, USB charger features tamper-resistant patented shutter system. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Portable GFCIs offer automatic and manual reset models.

February 14, 2013

Available in 15 or 20 A models, Portable GFCIs include 5 models: Right-Angle Plug, In-Line, Cord Set, Adapter Plug, and Box Unit. All models meet requirements of UL GFCI, NEC®, and OSHA 1926.404 standards. Housed in polycarbonate, GFCIs withstand impact and extensive usage in variety of applications, including power tools, high-pressure power washers, wet vacuums, and grounds-keeping equipment. In-Line, Cord Set, Right Angle, and Box GFCIs are water-resistant and rated for outdoor use. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB Charger features tamper-resistant receptacle.

January 22, 2013

Available in 15 and 20 A, 125 V versions, Fed Spec USB Charger with tamper-resistant receptacle has two 5 Vdc USB ports that work with USB 2.0 and 3.0 compatible devices. Charger's 2.1 A USB type A receptacle eliminates need for bulky AC adapters. Back and side wire terminals accommodate #14 AWG to #10 AWC stranded and solid wire. Designed to meet 2011 NEC® Tamper-Resistant requirements, receptacle has patented shutter system that prevents improper insertion of foreign objects. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Green & Clean

Motion Detection Sensors serve high bay, occupancy applications.

November 15, 2012

Suited for lighting loads up to 1,200 W, Line Voltage Ceiling Sensors do not require power pack and have terminal wiring. Walk through mode turns on light upon detecting human presences and switches light off after 3 min without any detected movement or presence. Available in series for wet and dry locations, High Bay sensors suit spaces with high bay ceilings that require motion detection. Mounting heights range from 20–60 ft., and coverage ranges from 60 x 20 ft. up to 60 ft dia. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

EV Charging Station provides full charge in 3-6 hours.

May 18, 2012

Available in single and dual configurations, 20 A/240 V Level 2 Pedestal-Mounted EV Charging Station includes built-in P/S GFCI protection with self-test feature, ground continuity monitoring to ensure proper grounding, and communication with vehicle to confirm electrical connections prior to charging. Auto reset features allows charger to re-try after minor electrical fault. Fixed on anodized aluminum Vista Architectural(TM) column, station is fully weatherproof with NEMA 3R rating. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

USB Charger features tamper-resistant receptacle.

May 10, 2012

Combining 2 USB A-style charging outlets with 15 Aac tamper-resistant receptacle, USB Charger allows multiple 5 Vdc electronic devices to be powered up at one time via USB cables, eliminating need for transformer-style plugs. USB outlets are for charging only - not data transfer. Able to replace any standard duplex receptacle, charger is compatible with iPad, iPhone, and iPod as well as tablets, mobile phones, smartphones, Bluetooth headsets, digital cameras, and GPS units. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Light Dimmer works with CFL and LED bulbs.

March 1, 2012

Designed to create optimal lighting level for any activity, Harmony(TM) CFL/LED Dimmer has internal, user-adjustable dial to accommodate variety of CFL and LED bulbs and lamps. Dimmer can operate with single-pole and 3-way circuit, has 450 W rating, and does not require any derating in multi-gang applications. Packaged with interchangeable ivory, white, and light almond face colors, product combines On/Off Decorator switch with separate slider for dimming control. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Switches, Dimmers, and Receptacles have titanium design.

January 19, 2012

Comprised of switches, dimmers, tamper-resistant receptacles, and tamper-resistant GFCI receptacles, P&S Titanium Devices upgrade and enhance kitchens and bathrooms. Products have smooth titanium coating and corrosion-resistant surface suited for high-impact areas. Compatible with all 17 colors from On-Q Studio Collection, products feature finish that withstands continuous everyday use. Receptacles also have tamper-resistant shutter system that prevents insertion of foreign objects. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems

GFCI Electric Recepticle includes audible and visual alarms.

November 1, 2011

Audible Alarm GFCI Receptacle meets NEC® requirements for GFCI protection. In addition to GFCI trip indicator light, audible alarm provides supplemental signal that sump pump, refrigerated display case, freezer, or refrigerator has lost power. Series includes 15 and 20 A, tamper-resistant duplex GFCI receptacles; hospital grade models are also available. Constructed of impact-resistant thermoplastic, devices also offer SafeLock(TM) Protection for power shut-off if protection is compromised. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems

GFCI Receptacle has isolated ground design.

November 1, 2011

Designed to meet NED® requirements, Isolated Ground GFCI Receptacle minimizes electrical interference from building's ground system. Product range, which includes 15 and 20 A tamper-resistant duplex receptacles, is specifically designed to protect computers and other electronic equipment. Hospital Grade models are also available. Constructed of impact-resistant thermoplastic, receptacles feature LED trip indicator and SafeLock(TM) Protection for power shut-off if protection is compromised. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Electric Vehicle Chargers suit residential/light commercial use.

April 7, 2011

Level 1 15 A/120 V chargers are portable units that can be used during road travel and plug into 15 or 20 A receptacle. Hard-wired to 20 A circuit, Level 2 20 A/240 V chargers provide full charge to vehicles in 3-6 hr. Both electric vehicle chargers are weatherproof-rated and have built-in ground fault protection. Units are designed for residential and light commercial applications and are compatible with all plug-in electric vehicles. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems

GFCI Receptacles comply with RoHS directive.

March 17, 2011

Featuring impact-resistant, thermoplastic construction, RoHS-Compliant GFCI offering includes 15 and 20 A duplex models that meet NEC® Tamper-Resistant requirements designed to protect children from electrical injuries. Units have built-in shutters that let plugs in and keep objects such as keys and paper clips out. LED indicator light lets users identify tripped condition, while SafeLock(TM) Protection shuts off power to receptacle during ground fault, miswire, or GFCI protection compromise. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Convertible Occupancy Sensor features preset dimming control.

September 10, 2010

Dimming Multi-way Convertible Occupancy Sensor allows users to control dimming and automatic shut-off of lighting from one or more locations. Using passive IR technology to distinguish between energy from person in motion and background space, sensor shuts off according to adjustable time delay ranging from 15 sec to 30 min, or can be shut off manually. Users control dimming via pushbutton, and lights fade up and down continuously until pushbutton is released. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

Cable Tray Connector features stainless steel finish.

April 23, 2010

Available in 316L stainless steel for use in corrosive and exterior environments, FS 41 FASTRUT Connector secures wire mesh tray to strut channel framing without bolts, nuts, or clamps. Unit snaps into place and is held secure by spring steel materials and locking edge design. Connector attaches any size wire cable tray to channel framing using 2 connectors for 12 in. tray or narrower and 3 connectors for larger tray widths. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Wall Switch Sensors provide automatic/manual lighting control.

February 17, 2010

Combining passive infrared and ultrasonic technologies, Dual Technology Wall Switch Sensors are capable of detecting small and large movements in wide coverage area for timing on/off function. Three control options can set ON/OFF time delay: self-adaptive option, fixed time, and walk-through mode. Available in white, black, light almond, ivory, and gray, product fits into existing boxes and bi-level model is available to control 2 independent lighting loads from same box. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Electrical Receptacle Wall Plates have no visible fasteners.

October 16, 2009

With Toggle and Duplex Screwless Wall Plates, remodelers and builders can give clean, contemporary look to most common types of electrical receptacles. Toggle models are available in 1-, 2-, 3-, and 4-gang plates, while Duplex models come in 1- and 2-gang plate versions. Flexible construction and 2-piece, non-conductive polycarbonate subplates facilitate installation. Available in range of colors and finishes, plates can match furniture, floors, and cabinets. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Fluorescent Dimmers include low-end voltage adjustment.

October 1, 2009

Available in 3- and 4-wire models, Titan(TM) Commercial Dimmers are used with 120 and 277 V fluorescent dimming ballasts. Units feature surge and static protection, power failure memory, enclosed slider, and matte finish. Low end output voltage can be adjusted without compromising slider's full dimming range. Offered in single pole slide-to-off and single pole/3-way preset versions, dimmers come with all parts needed to build screwless multi-gang faceplate in field. Read More

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