Electrical Boxes

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Modular high-density Housing

July 12, 2016

Middletown, Pa. – With the ME-IO housing from Phoenix Contact, design engineers can create and build their own custom controllers, rather than settling for an off-the-shelf controller that doesn’t suit the application needs. A variety of widths, heights, and configurations yield a wide range of design options. The ME-IO can accommodate up to 60 connection points in an 18-mm wide package.... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Tap Box helps solve commercial energy theft.

July 6, 2016

Made of lightweight aluminum, Tap Box houses all necessary electrical components in single enclosure, secured with padlockable, 3-point latching system, which makes tapping into electrical systems to steal power difficult. UL-listed unit securely distributes utility power for multi-tenant applications, such as apartment complexes, commercial sites, and strip malls. Weighing approximately 100 lb, enclosure can be installed by single worker. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

PV Inverters and Combiner Boxes are No Match for Bridgeport's 'Team Done That'

July 1, 2016

STRATFORD, Conn. – A national solar systems provider was recently faced with a predicament that would have delayed one of its larger installation projects. It looked like the contractor couldn’t employ the Bridgeport rain-tight fittings ordered for the job. Aiming to quickly remedy the situation, a member of Bridgeport’s technical sales team came to meet with the installer. The on-site... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Hinged Enclosures meet NEMA 4X and IP67 requirements.

June 16, 2016

Available in 5 sizes up to 24 x 20 in., WQ Series is molded from impact-resistant polycarbonate reinforced with fiberglass, which offers durable alternative to metal enclosures. Hinged cover, which is available in clear or opaque, allows access to internal components. WQ Series is suitable for applications in network communications, alternative energy, industrial automation, or anywhere electrical and electronic components require protection from elements. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Floor Box conceals outlets and plugs while in use.

June 14, 2016

Designed for wood subfloors in single- and multi-family housing, Steel City® Residential Floor Box allows lid to be closed, even when cords are plugged in. Single-gang, recessed unit is suitable for power, voice, or data connections in open-space areas, and offers drop-in design for one-step mounting. UL/CSA approved as 15 A, 125 V tamper-resistant receptacle, box includes die-cast cover that is available with brass or nickel-plated finish. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage

Production Box Build Cable Assembly Based on Prototype Sample

June 10, 2016

Challenge A leading independent provider of testing services and equipment contacted Epec with a request to build a custom, ruggedized, network interface box. They provided a prototype unit for us to reproduce, along with a dimensional schematic and bill of materials (BOM). The box build assembly is used to link four video cameras with a computer network. The cameras are used to record... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Stainless Steel Box and Cover protects electrical devices.

May 24, 2016

Designed to protect electrical devices in harsh environments, including those that are susceptible to liquid ingress and corrosion, Red•Dot® Stainless Steel While-In-Use Box and Cover System complies with NEC and UL® requirements for Extra-Duty outlet box covers installed in locations that require wash-down maintenance. NSF-certified product is made of 316 SS with smooth, sloped surfaces that allow maximum runoff and eliminate water collection points. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Distribution Boxes eliminate voltage drop in field.

May 9, 2016

Designed for field-based power supply voltages of 24 V, M12 Power Distribution Boxes, in combination with standard M12 power cables of 4x10 AWG conductors, can eliminate voltage drop that occurs across long cable runs. Distributor has four T-coded M12 receptacles with current load up to 10 A/channel. Each of 8 channels is equipped with plug-in fuse, and LEDs indicate status of input and output sides. Power to distributor boxes is supplied via HEAVYCON Compact plug-connector. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Single Gang Floor Box installs flush in wood subfloors.

May 5, 2016

Offering drop-in installation with any floor covering, Steel City® Residential Floor Box is available as complete kit for new- and old-work installations, providing solution for power, voice, or data connections in open-space areas. Unit features metallic outlet box with ½ in. knockouts, pry-outs, and integral cable clamps for NM sheathed cable; stamped, one-piece brass cover with brushed and lacquered finish; and neoprene gasket. It is UL/CSA approved as 15 A, 125 V tamper-resistant receptacle. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Explosion Proof Junction Box features global approvals.

May 5, 2016

Constructed of 316 stainless steel, Explosion Proof Junction Box is available assembled with company's stainless steel product lines such as dual seal certified, explosion proof 12 Series pressure and temperature switches as well as hermetically sealed TX200 pressure transmitters. Option M432 has ½ in. NPT threads, while option M433 has M20 threads. Also available for separate purchase as junction box kit, IP66-rated unit holds worldwide certifications, including cCSAus, ATEX, IECEx, and PESO.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems, HVAC

Cabinet Coolers resist heat and corrosion.

April 13, 2016

Available with cooling capacities of 275 and 550 Btu/hr, Small 316 Stainless Steel Cabinet Cooler® Systems keep electrical enclosures cool with 20°F air while resisting heat and corrosion that could adversely affect internal components. Units mount through standard electrical knockout while maintaining NEMA 12, 4, or 4X rating of enclosure. Automatic drain filter separator ensures no moisture passes to inside of enclosure, while optional thermostat keeps enclosure at ±2°F of temperature setting. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware

IEC Electrical Plug Lockout Device prevents tampering.

April 12, 2016

By preventing power from going to socket, IEC Electrical Plug Lockout can eliminate unauthorized access for security purposes or serve as energy isolation point to keep employees safe during maintenance. Portable detachable device, available in orange nylon material, offers plug-and-twist installation in office equipment, computers, peripheral equipment, power supplies, and other equipment that utilizes standard C13 3-prong electrical power outlet.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Step Down Spider Box provides 6 duplex 120 V outlets.

March 25, 2016

Providing source of 120 V power when only 240 V is available, Model WALSB-240.50A-6X120.20A-WP is equipped with 10 ft chemical- and abrasion-resistant cable terminated in industrial male cord cap that carries 240 V current to box, which is then stepped down to 120 V to operate equipment. Six duplex 120 V outlets provide sealed and secure connection for up to 12 devices. Constructed with powder coated steel housing, portable weatherproof box includes short circuit and overload protection. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

IPS® Corporation Introduces New Products for a Range of Plumbing Applications

March 7, 2016

Collierville, Tenn. – IPS® Corporation Plumbing Division has introduced two new products for use in a range of plumbing applications – the Soft Guard Plus™ Disposal Cover for under sink protection and the Water-Tite Utility Box to recess virtually any plumbing connection. The Soft Guard Plus™ Disposal Sink Cover is an ADA-compliant cover that protects wheelchair users from possible... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Utility Bollard accommodates power or water supply sources.

February 24, 2016

Providing architectural solution for locating power or water supply points in outdoor settings, TORO Utility Bollard is fabricated from steel and hot-dip galvanized for long-term corrosion resistance, prior to painting. Access door is flush-mounted and secured with lock and key to prevent unauthorized entry. Featuring blank internal chassis plate that accommodates electrical or plumbing hardware, bollard mounts to galvanized-steel soil insert for embedment into concrete foundation. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Spring Loaded Hinged Cover Now Includes Mounting Plate

February 10, 2016

This hinged cover by STI can take hard knocks in stride while helping to protect smaller-sized electrical units. Both the cover, adapter plate and its hinges are molded of super tough clear polycarbonate material. The Bopper Stopper® cover (STI-6518) and the now included adapter plate provides a solid back for surface mount applications. Cover comes complete with installation screws and... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage

Plumbing Outlet Box suits recessed applications.

February 4, 2016

Available with numerous valve options, including fire-rated options, Water-Tite MultiBox™ System can be installed as single-box system, easy-to-connect 2-box system, or 3-box system including Studor® Air Admittance Valve. MultiBox washing machine outlet box can house both valves and drain in same box. For system with separate valve and drain boxes, MultiBox valve box can be optionally piped to drain-waste-vent system to capture any hose leaks. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage

Weatherproof Boxes and Covers prevent water damage.

January 19, 2016

Featuring rugged PVC or polycarbonate construction, UL-listed marine-rated Boxes, Covers, and Lamp Holders are suited for corrosive or wet outdoor areas. Heavy-duty design ensures complete sealing protection with continuous box-to-cover compression and closed cell foam gasket that prevents dirt, dust, or moisture from entering and damaging electrical devices or wiring. Products are also resistant to heavy impact, mold, extreme heat, and low temperature distortion. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Clear Surface Mount Cover fits single-gang switches.

January 15, 2016

Featuring clear conduit spacer, Universal Stopper® STI-13200NC offers protection against physical damage, dust, and grime as well as severe environments. Indoor/outdoor polycarbonate unit is sized to fit most single-gang switches and has high-strength continuous hinge. Designed to comply with ADA, cover is less than 4 in. in depth. Other mounting options include flush mount cover or waterproof Type 4X enclosed back box. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware

Universal Cable Lockout features non-conductive design.

January 12, 2016

Featuring 6 or 10 ft non-conductive red nylon cable, SAFELEX™ Universal Cable Lockout is suited for electrical shutoff points and corrosive environments. Cable can be adjusted to length that meets application needs and can be used on up to 6 isolation points. One to 6 safety padlocks can be locked to safety hasp, allowing secure group lockout. In addition, safety hasp body provides identification as lockout device and is lightweight for optimized handling and storage. Read More