Product News: Electrical Equipment & Systems
Retractable Medical Cord Reels have antimicrobial treatment.
Press Release Summary:
January 20, 2014 - ETL certified to UL355 and UL60601-1, 7.5 in. dia DuraReel™ medical cord reels feature heavy-duty 14/3 hospital grade cord in white/grey, high-impact plastic case. All contact surfaces (housing, ball stop, retractable cord, and plug) are molded with antimicrobial additive to protect against mold, mildew, and odor; treatment will not wash off or diminish over time. Reel retracts smoothly and safely stores 10 ft of cable. Automatic pawl and ratchet system securely locks cord at any length.
Original Press Release
Hunter Spring Products Offers Durareel(TM) 7.5" Retractable Medical Cord Reels
Press release date: January 14, 2014
FEASTERVILLE, PA – Hunter Spring Products, a leader in mechanical and electrical retractable cord reels for more than 50 years, has developed a new family of cable reels specifically designed for medical applications: DuraReel™ medical cord reels.
All contact surfaces (housing, ball stop, retractable cord and plug) on DuraReel medical cord reels have been molded with an antimicrobial additive to protect the cord reel from mold, mildew and odor. The treatment will not wash off or diminish over time, and the surface of the reel is smooth and easy to clean.
The durable 7.5-inch diameter reels are ETL certified to UL355 and UL60601-1 standards and feature heavy-duty 14/3 hospital grade cord in a durable white/grey high-impact plastic case. The reel retracts smoothly and safely stores ten feet of cable standard. It features threaded inserts for easy mounting and an optional mounting bracket.
Hunter Spring cable reels feature an automatic pawl and ratchet system that securely locks the cord at any desired length. A slight tug is all that is required to start the retraction mechanism. A standard ball stop keeps the cord within easy reach.
Hunter Spring Products is a unit of AMETEK, Inc. It offers a full range of power and data cords and spring and reel products that are all made in the United States. AMETEK, Inc. is a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices motors with annual sales of more than $3.5 billion.
For more information, contact AMETEK Hunter Spring Products, 820 Pennsylvania Blvd., Feasterville, PA 19053 USA. Phone: 215-355-6900. Fax: 215-354-1801. www.ametekhunterspring.com