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New Honeywell Salisbury Pro-Wear Plus Arc Flash PPE – Lightest in the Industry

Honeywell Salisbury’s new Pro-Wear Plus arc flash clothing is the best way to keep your electrical workers safe and comfortable while wearing arc flash protection.  The new line of gear is the lightest and softest in the industry with enhanced breathability and improved moisture management to help keep you cool in any situation.  The improved garments offer the trusted performance …

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Save Time and Money on CT Testing with Megger

Consider Megger for your CT testing needs, with two units available we have the most comprehensive units on the market.  The MRCT can do all tests simultaneously saving your company time.  The MRCT comes with or without an onboard display and all tests can be reviewed and uploaded in Power dB software (no charge for Power dB lite version which …

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SolaHD Power Quality Guidebook

The updated SolaHD Power Quality Guidebook provides solutions to the most common power quality issues encountered. Issues such as voltage fluctuations, harmonics, transients, and surges are explained along with the impact they can have on a distribution system. If these power quality issues are not resolved they can have an adverse impact on your business through increased downtime, safety hazards, …

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Alternatives to Alcohol for Fiber Splicing

With the current shortages of Isopropyl Alcohol, non-alcohol alternative cleaner options for fiber optic splicing are available.  American Polywater products QuicKleen™ and AquaKleen™ Fiber Optic Cleaners are non-alcohol based and pass Telcordia GR 2923-CORE testing standards. Polywater® QuicKleen™   Fast Evaporating Cleaner for Ferrules, Bulkheads, and Fiber End Faces. QuicKleen™ is a unique solvent blend that cleans completely, evaporates quickly, …

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EZ Prep – It’s All About the Tool

We’re all familiar with the expression, “it’s all about the tool”. Well this is certainly true when it comes to the EZ Prep Tool. For any fiber splicing, this is a true time saver when it comes to splitting the jacket for easy access to the fiber underneath. Normally you would need to take the outer jacket off the cable, …

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SolaHD IP67 SCP-X Series Power Supplies

SolaHD IP67 SCP-X Series power supplies mount directly on your machine while freeing you from any design constraints imposed by unnecessary enclosures, fans, splitters and excess wiring. These compact power supplies are available in single and dual 100 Watt models that deliver 24 Vdc power for one to four loads with no need to split supply circuits or run cables to a …

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Animals and Substations: It’s Getting Worse

Squirrels, snakes, birds, and other animals are a leading cause of power disruptions in the United States. Substation power outages are a huge problem, and it’s not getting any better.  TransGard has a patented proven system for keeping the animals out and keeping the lights on.  We have two types of fences, regular and snake panels (snake panels have perforated …

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Advice for Washing your Honeywell Salisbury PPE

Washing your PPE during a pandemic is a key component to maintaining your health and safety.  Honeywell Salisbury has provided some best practices advice for washing your PPE while ensuring it maintains its insulating properties in the process. INSULATING GLOVES AND SLEEVES Follow the ASTM guidelines ‘In-Service Care of Insulating Gloves and Sleeves’ and ‘Visual Inspection of Electrical Protective Rubber …

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Leviton Antimicrobial

Let’s face it, bacteria is everywhere, we find ourselves constantly cleaning to remove bacteria from everyday items we interact with daily. These items range from TV remotes to light switches. How would you feel if you knew one item in your house or hospital room, is designed to reduce the growth of bacteria 99.9%? Leviton offers a line of switches …

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Preformed Line Products “Installation Challenge”

Preformed Line Products “Installation Challenge” During the 2019 International Lineman’s Rodeo For the past several years, Preformed Line Products (PLP) has held product installation challenges in their outdoor booth at the International Lineman’s Rodeo, and this year was no different.  This year PLP did a new challenge featuring the company’s very first product, Armor Rods.  Armor Rods are designed to …