Product News: Electrical Equipment & Systems
Explosionproof Drop Light incorporates inline transformer.
Press Release Summary:
June 5, 2014 - Class 1, Division 1 approved when equipped with 100 W incandescent bulb or Class 2 Division 1 approved when equipped with 60 W bulb, EPL-120X1224VAC-100 hand lamp suits general close work and inspection activities in hazardous locations requiring explosion proof protection. Light comes with 100 ft explosion proof cord with inline transformer that steps down 120/240 Vac to 12 or 24 Vac. Aluminum housing with rubber bumper guard is equipped with swivel hook for hanging and hands-free operation.
Original Press Release
Larson Electronics Reveals New Class 1 Division 1 Explosion Proof Drop Light with Inline Transformer
Press release date: May 28, 2014
Kemp, Texas — Leading manufacturer and distributor of industrial lighting, Larson Electronics reveals their newly designed Class 1 Division 1 explosion proof drop light. This drop light is ideal for general close work and inspection activities in hazardous locations requiring explosion proof protection.
The EPL-120X1224VAC-100 explosion proof drop light from Larson Electronics comes complete with 100’ explosion proof cord with an inline transformer that steps down 120/240 volts AC to 12 or 24 volts AC for powering the lamp. The drop light housing is constructed of aluminum with a rubber bumper guard designed to provide an effective lighting solution for operators requiring a versatile source of illumination. The housing is equipped with a swivel hook for hanging and hands free operation. This hazardous location hand lamp is Class 1, Division 1 approved when equipped with a 100 watt incandescent bulb or Class 2 Division 1 approved when equipped with a 60 watt bulb. This drop light is ideal for hazardous work areas where a ready source of easily managed lighting is desired and is suitable for use in areas where petrochemical vapors and various dusts are present.
“This Class 1 Division 1 explosion proof hand lamp provides portable light within classified locations that require low voltage,” Rob Bresnahan with Larsonelectronics.com. “These hand lamps are equipped with an inline transformer for low voltage operation. The transformer plugs into standard wall outlets and is encased in a NEMA box.”
Larson Electronics carries an extensive line of explosion proof LED lights, LED work lights, light towers, intrinsically safe LED lights, portable work lights and industrial grade LED area lights. You can view Larson Electronics’ entire line of industrial grade lighting by visiting them on the web at Larsonelectronics.com. You can also call 1-800-369-6671 to learn more about all of Larson Electronics’ lighting products or call 1-214-616-6180 for international inquiries.