Product News: Material Handling & Storage
Explosionproof Tool Tap Reel has 3 receptacle plugs.
Press Release Summary:
May 21, 2014 - Rated to Class 1 Division 1 and Class 2 Division 2, modular EPLRT3-100-HR lets operators in hazardous locations extend working reach of tools and lighting equipment. Product includes reel, 100 ft cord of SOOW cord, and 3 class matching twist-n-lock plug receptacles. Cord feeds onto reel assembly through 4 roller adjustable cable guide with ball stop. Housed within explosionproof threaded slip ring enclosure, integral spring actuated ratcheting mechanism allows positive cord management.
Original Press Release
Explosion Proof Tool Tap Reel with Three Receptacle Plugs Released by Larson Electronics
Press release date: May 13, 2014
With over 40 years as a leader in the industrial and commercial lighting industry, Larson Electronics continues its commitment to providing high grade lighting equipment to specialty markets with the release of an explosion proof tool tap reel with three explosion proof receptacle plugs.
The EPLRT3-100-HR explosion proof reel with a tool tap from Larson Electronics provides easy management of an included 100 feet of SOOW cord which gives operators in hazardous locations the ability to easily extend the working reach of tools and lighting equipment. This explosion proof reel is rated Class 1 Division 1 and Class 2 Division 2 and includes the reel, the 100’ cord and the three class matching twist-n-lock plug receptacles. This unit is of a modular design and is suitable for indoor or outdoor applications and is rated for 35 amps, 1-4 conductors 600 volts, and 5-12 conductors 250 volts.
The cord feeds onto the reel assembly through a 4 roller adjustable cable guide with a ball stop. This reel includes an integral spring actuated ratcheting mechanism for positive cord management housed within the explosion proof threaded slip ring enclosure. The cord reel is assembled to UL 508 table 36.1/NEC Standards and conforms to NEMA 9 and NEMA 4 (IP56) standards as well. This explosion proof cord reel is ideal for use with drop lights and tools in locations where connection to fixed receptacles is unavailable or impractical, and safely extends the operational range without creating the hazards associated with excessive cord length strewn about the work space.
Larson Electronics carries an extensive line of LED light towers, portable power distributions, explosion proof lights for hazardous locations, portable work lights and industrial grade LED area lights. You can view Larson Electronics’ entire line of lighting by visiting them on the web at larsonelectonics.com. You can also call 1-800-369-6671 to learn more or call 1-214-616-6180 for international inquiries.