KEMP, Texas, June 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Industrial lighting leader, Larson Electronics LLC announced the release of a new explosion proof LED exit sign light with a remote head approved for use in Class I, Class II and Class III locations. This emergency fixture produces a total of 99 lumens and operates for at least 90 minutes during a power outage, making this exit system ideal for emergency fail-safe lighting in national and overseas applications where explosion proof fixtures are required.
The EXP-EMG-EXT-LE6-1L-IAE from Larson Electronics is an explosion proof emergency LED exit sign that includes an LED exit sign equipped with a 1.1-watt LED lamp, an emergency battery backup and self-diagnostic system. The EXP-EMG-EXT-LE6-1L-IAE is a single sided exit sign with 4-inh letters that comes in English or Indonesian for overseas applications. The backlit LED array contains eight LEDs to illuminate the exit sign for easy identification.
This emergency exit unit features self-testing and a backup emergency battery for fail-safe reliability, which will run for a minimum of 3 hours after a power failure with the help of a 3.6-volt NiCad chargeable battery. The battery requires just 24 hours to fully recharge and is completely maintenance free with a life expectancy of 15 years. The emergency battery includes a low voltage disconnect to protect deep discharge and damage if voltage drops below normal load.
This explosion proof emergency LED exit sign includes brown-out, short circuit and voltage surge protection. The EXP-EMG-EXT-LE6-1L-IAE is designed for surface mounting and made of copper free aluminum. The fixture operates on 240V AC at 50Hz and is rated for Class I, Divisions 1 & 2, Groups A, B, C, D, Class I, Zones 1 & 2, Groups IIB+H2, Class II, Divisions 1 & 2, Groups E, F, G and Class III Divisions 1 & 2 hazardous areas.
“This explosion proof English/Indonesian sign provides both reliable fail-safe emergency lighting and emergency exit notification in one system,” said Rob Bresnahan, CEO of Larson Electronics LLC. “The emergency backup battery combined with LED indicator lights and exit sign makes this assembly a complete, multi-functional exit marking solution.”
About Larson Electronics LLC: Larson Electronics LLC is a manufacturer of industrial lighting equipment and accessories. The company offers an extensive catalog of industry-grade lighting and power distribution products for the following sectors: manufacturing, construction, food processing, oil and gas, military, marine and automobile. Customers can benefit from the company’s hands-on, customized approach to lighting solutions. Larson Electronics provides expedited service for quotes, customer support and shipments.
For further information, please contact:
Rob Bresnahan, President and CEO
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