Product News: Electrical Equipment & Systems

LED Blasting Gun Light produces 860 lumens.

Press Release Summary:

Mar 05, 2014 - Designed to mount to any standard blasting gun, Model BLG-LEDP1X10W includes all necessary mounting hardware and protective lens cover that can be removed and replaced. Lens is constructed of hardened glass and is held in place by spring loaded fastener. Slot in bottom of lens holder allows particles to clear when performing lens changes. Operating from 24 Vdc, 10 W light produces beam over 600 ft in length, is IP66-rated watertight, and offers lifetime of 50,000 hours.

Original Press Release

Larson Electronics Releases a 10 Watt LED Work Area Blasting Gun Light

Press release date: Feb 25, 2014

Longtime leader in commercial and industrial grade lighting equipment Larson Electronics has announced the release of a 10 watt high output LED blasting gun light that produces 860 lumens of intense illumination. This unit is IP66 watertight and able to withstand the rigors of aggressive and heavy duty use applications.

The BLG-LEDP1X10W blasting gun light from Larson Electronics is designed for extreme durability in media blasting applications. This powerful LED light is designed to be mounted to any standard blasting gun. The blasting light includes all of the necessary mounting hardware and a protective lens cover that can be removed and replaced. The protective lens is easily removed when it gets worn due to materials such as coal slag, sand, and baking soda. This lens is constructed of hardened glass for durability and is held in place by a spring loaded fastener. A slot in the bottom of the lens holder allows particles to clear when performing lens changes. The high intensity LED in this light produces 860 lumens, produces a beam over 600 feet in length, and has a lifetime of 50,000 hours.

The light operates on 24 volts DC and is equipped with 100’ of cable terminated in a 120-277 volt AC encapsulated transformer. Power for this blasting light is provided by a 120-277 volt AC inline transformer, stepped down to 24 volts DC. Compared to typical gun mounted blasting lights, this compact LED unit is light weight and produces much brighter and intense illumination than comparable incandescent lights. A specially designed mounting system and quick change protective shield allows operators to use this unit as a blasting gun mounted light source that will stand up to abusive conditions.

“Our new blasting gun light offers operators a lightweight lighting solution without sacrificing light output, “ Rob Bresnahan with said. “Its compact size measures only 3 inches wide by 4.5 inches tall. “

Larson Electronics carries an extensive line of explosion proof work lights, hazardous location lights, intrinsically safe LED lights, LED blasting lights, and explosion proof tank lights. You can view Larson Electronics’ line of explosion proof lighting by visiting their website at Larson Electronics can be reached directly by calling 1-800-369-6671 or 1-214-616-6180 for international inquires.