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Standard Motor Products Releases 220 New Parts for TechSmart

NEW YORK – Standard Motor Products, Inc. (SMP) announces the addition of 220 new part numbers to its TechSmart® line. The release increases new coverage through 2015 for an additional 118 million VIO. TechSmart® continued to expand its electronic throttle body category by adding 50 new parts. In total, TechSmart's line now features more than 130 direct-replacement units covering more...

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Burn Hazard with Ballast-Compatible LED Tube
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Burn Hazard with Ballast-Compatible LED Tube

A major US lighting manufacture recently announced a recall of 700,000 ballast-compatible LED tube due to potential burn hazard by arcing. (Search LED T8 recall" on Internet for more information.) The recall was for "arching" that was occurring inside the ballast-compatible tube, that is, an internal arcing. This issue can be resolved by modifying the tube design. However, this falls short to...

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Construction Equipment and Supplies

Linear Fluorescent Fixtures come in UL-approved LED versions.

Through LED Express capability, Linear Fluorescent Fixtures are available with factory-installed LED engines. Customers can select luminaire and then specify 1 of 3 modular LED engine options: LED engine driven by fluorescent ballast, built-in LED driver, or external LED driver. All fixtures are factory-wired for safe installation and comply with UL standards. Each option can accommodate...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Fastenal Company Adopts Green Ballast Daylight Harvesting Ballast

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Green Ballast Inc., (OTC BB: GBLL) announced today that Fastenal Company, one of the nation's largest distributors of industrial and construction supplies with over 2,600 store locations , has become a customer of Green Ballast. Fastenal has installed Green Ballast's patented daylight harvesting fluorescent light ballast in two of its stores which serve as showcases for its...

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How to Effectively and Efficiently Clean Heat Exchangers, Part I
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How to Effectively and Efficiently Clean Heat Exchangers, Part I

For refineries and petrochemical plants, cleaning heat exchangers is a dirty job but somebody has to do it. While there are many approaches on how to clean shell and tube heat exchangers, it is indisputable that the right method is absolutely critical for ensuring that equipment is fully operational. Otherwise, you could end up with a potential equipment shutdown, which will cost you time and money. In this three-part series, you will learn about the various benefits, methods, and obstacles involved in heat exchanger cleaning. Part one introduces the fundamentals of cleaning, as well as explores the pros and cons of on-site versus off-site services. Download the first of this three series to assist you in finding the best solution for your dirty job here.

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CFL Ballasts target Canadian market. .
Electrical Equipment & Systems

CFL Ballasts target Canadian market. .

Available in industry-standard sizes and mounting dimensions, cULus-listed RaceHorse 347 V Ballasts can operate one or two CFL lamps at 13, 18, 26, or 42 W. Units have push-in connectors on backs and sides and are available with or without mounting studs. Recommended for use in both new OEM fixtures exported to Canada and as replacement products for existing 347 V fixtures, ballasts include...

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Controls & Controllers

Crestron Showcases Integrated by Design(TM) Lighting Control & Energy Management Solutions at NECA 2012

Crestron Helps Electrical Contractors Deliver a True Energy Efficient Building Crestron is giving National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) 2012 attendees the opportunity to see Crestron Integrated by Design(TM) lighting control and energy management solutions on display and learn what's new for retrofit projects and new construction. The booth will showcase several solutions that allow...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Sentry Electric Extends Post-Top Luminaire Offering with Addition of Cosmopolis Lamp/Ballast Combination from Philips

FREEPORT, NY, - Sentry Electric, one of North America's oldest and most knowledgeable manufacturers of outdoor lighting, has extended its broad offering of decorative luminaires with a new lamp/ballast combination that helps to reduce the luminaire's total cost of ownership. The new system, Cosmopolis, manufactured by Philips Lighting, offers a feature laden economic alternative to a market that...

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Fulham Introduces 5-Tap Magnetic HID High Pressure Sodium and Metal Halide Ballasts
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Fulham Introduces 5-Tap Magnetic HID High Pressure Sodium and Metal Halide Ballasts

Fulham is pleased to announce new 5-tap magnetic HID HPS and Probe Start MH ballasts of voltage range 120, 208, 240, 277 and 480V. All include a high temperature rated capacitor, an ignitor (where applicable) and mounting brackets (hardware). Dry capacitors are standard on HPS 5-tap models from 250W - 400W, and Probe Start MH 5-tap models from 175W-400W. 1000W HPS and Probe Start MH ballasts are...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

QUICKTRONIC

Leading Low-frequency Electronic Dimming Ballasts Recognized by Industry Peers for Long Lamp Life and Improved Energy Savings PHILADELPHIA and DANVERS, Mass. - OSRAM SYLVANIA, a North American lighting leader, today announced that the QUICKTRONIC

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Fulham Unveils New EHID Ballasts

Fulham Co., Inc. (www.fulham.com), a global manufacturer and supplier of electronic ballasts, lamps, and complete lighting solutions, announces its new line of Fulham HighHorse® low frequency Electronic HID MH ballasts (22W-175W). They are up to 15% more energy-efficient than traditional magnetic ballasts. Their improved lumen maintenance yields opportunities for fewer or lower wattage fixtures....

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