High Fidelity Speakers feature 300-8,000 Hz frequency range.

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Intended for indoor wall- and ceiling-mount applications, Wheelock Series EH delivers crisp, clear voice messages and tone signaling, suited for emergency communications, mass notification, and voice evacuation. Units feature dual voltage capability and field-selectable taps from 1/8 to 2 W. To facilitate installation, speakers incorporate mounting plate, and each has built-in level adjustment feature with either snap-on cover and no visible mounting screws, or aesthetic 2-screw grill cover.



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Cooper Notification Launches Its New Line of High Fidelity Speakers



With the widest frequency range, Wheelock's EH Series provide industry-leading intelligibility.

LONG BRANCH, N.J., - Cooper Notification, a leading supplier of Life Safety and Mass Notification System (MNS) solutions, is excited to announce the introduction of its Wheelock Series EH speakers and speaker strobes. The newest solution from Cooper Notification produces high fidelity sound output in a low profile design for indoor wall and ceiling-mount applications, where intelligible voice is required. Cooper Notification is a solution platform of Cooper Industries plc (NYSE: CBE), a global provider of electrical solutions.

With the widest frequency response range in the industry, 300 to 8000 Hz, the Wheelock Series EH features leading intelligibility with crisp, clear voice messages and tone signaling, ideal for emergency communications, mass notification, and voice evacuation. The wider frequency response range allows the speaker to reproduce frequencies closer to the original sound, improving the clarity and comprehension of the intended message.

"Clear, concise and intelligible voice messages that communicate what to do in an emergency are critical for life safety," said Scott Hearn, President, Cooper Notification. "Cooper Notification developed its new line of high fidelity speakers and speaker strobes, as part of a continuing effort to provide customers with innovative products for highly intelligible voice communications."

Providing a sleek aesthetic appearance, the UL listed EH notification appliances feature dual voltage (25/70 VRMS) capability and field-selectable taps from 1/8 to 2 watts. For faster and easier installation, the low profile design incorporates a speaker mounting plate, and each model has a built-in level adjustment feature with either a snap-on cover with no visible mounting screws, or an aesthetic two screw grille cover.

To help system designers meet intelligibility code requirements, Cooper Notification is pleased to offer speaker data files for the EASE Evac software design tool from AFMG technologies. It includes Cooper Notification's full product line from indoor high fidelity speakers to outdoor High Power Speaker Arrays.
To import the files, visit www.coopernotification.com.

About Cooper Notification

Cooper Notification, a solution platform of Cooper Industries, is comprised of several businesses with decades of experience and innovation in the development of high quality products and solutions. With the ever present need to protect, alert and inform, Cooper Notification is focused on meeting the growing demand for personnel and property safety. We are the source for notification solutions supporting Fire, Security, Hazardous area, Mass Notification, Voice evacuation and Industrial Signaling applications and operating under the powerful global brands of Fulleon, MEDC, Roam Secure, SAFEPATH, WAVES and Wheelock. For more information, visit the web site at www.coopernotification.com.

About Cooper Industries

Cooper Industries plc (NYSE: CBE) is a global electrical products manufacturer with 2011 revenues of $5.4 billion. Founded in 1833 Cooper's sustained success is attributable to a constant focus on innovation and evolving business practices, while maintaining the highest ethical standards and meeting customer needs. The Company has seven operating divisions with leading market positions and world-class products and brands, including Bussmann electrical and electronic fuses; Crouse-Hinds and CEAG explosion-proof electrical equipment; Halo and Metalux lighting fixtures; and Kyle and McGraw-Edison power systems products. With this broad range of products, Cooper is uniquely positioned for several long-term growth trends including the global infrastructure build-out, the need to improve the reliability and productivity of the electric grid, the demand for higher energy-efficient products and the need for improved electrical safety. In 2011 sixty-two percent of total sales were to customers in the industrial and utility end-markets and forty percent of total sales were to customers outside the United States. Cooper has manufacturing facilities in 23 countries as of 2011. For more information, visit the website at www.cooperindustries.com.

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