A new addition to the Patriot line of long reach cable cutting tools, the PATCUT954HS Hot Stick Cable Cutter (available in 82-inch and 94-inch lengths) provides users both increased flashover protection and extended reach for live line cutting. The cable cutter is powered by Makita 18V lithium-ion batteries and performs cuts in less than 15 seconds. Burndy
Floor Box Kit with Recessed Wiring Device
Arlington's FLBR5420 series recessed floor box kits feature two low voltage openings (without the need for a divider), an ultra-thin stamped steel flange, and flush-to-the-floor in-use and blank covers. Because the flange is ultra thin and the wiring device is recessed, these floor boxes reduce trip hazard caused by plugs protruding from the box. Arlington Industries
Arc Flash Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Enespro PPE, a manufacturer of USA-made personal protective equipment (PPE) for the electrical industry, has an expanded selection electrical PPE. The Enespro 55 CAL Arc Flash Kit is arc rated for up to 55 Cal/cm2 and meets ASTM F1506, OSHA 29 CFR 1910.269 and NFPA 70E-2018 PPE Cat 1,2,3&4 standards. This made in the USA product includes a Jacket and Bib Overalls, an OptiShield Hood with Dual Fans, an MSA V-Gard Hard Hat, safety glasses and silicone ear plugs. The company’s new products also include PPE equipment rated up to up to 65 Cal/cm2. Enespro PPE
Power over Ethernet (PoE) Verifier
Ideal Networks’ PoE Pro is a new handheld tester that eliminates guesswork when installing, maintaining and troubleshooting PoE devices and data cabling. PoE Pro measures and reports PoE Class, voltage/voltage drop, watts and injector type, making it easy to see how much power is available.
“The new PoE Pro eliminates trial and error when installing or troubleshooting PoE systems,” says Tim Widdershoven, the company's marketing director. “Installers can now accurately measure the maximum power available to PoE devices in any installation.”
Battery-Powered Wire & Cable Cutter
Ilsco’s TB-CUT26ACSR-IS features a 350-degree rotatable scissor head design with heavy duty blades that cuts up to 3/8-inch EHS Guy Wire and 556 ACSR. Blade inserts make for easy field replacement. A DataTrack/USB interface captures output performance and data. The tool is backed by a 5-year TaskMasterPro warranty. Ilsco
Rolling Tool Bag
Klein Tools’ Tradesman Pro Tool Master Rolling Tool Bag (Cat. No. 55473RTB) enables professionals to easily transport tools and materials through harsh job-site conditions with rugged 8-inch wheels. The product augments Klein’s existing line of Tradesman Pro Organizers to provide maximum storage capacity. Klein Tools
Smart Load Center
The Leviton Smart Load Center has been selected as one of This Old House magazine’s Top 20 Building Materials of the Year. In naming the Leviton Smart Load Center to the list, This Old House said, “Finally, an electrical panel for the 21st century. It has LED-lit circuit breakers that show you what’s working, what’s tripped, and whether the trip was a ground-fault or an arc-fault. It sends trip alerts to your smart device, and lets you track power usage – and cost – for your whole house or individual circuits.
The Leviton Smart Load Center is an intelligent circuit breaker system with optional internet connectivity, an all plug-on design for easy installation and safety features that exceed the UL standard. Using the My Leviton app on a smartphone or tablet, the Leviton Smart Load Center offers homeowners unparalleled energy monitoring and management. Leviton
Dolly for Tool Storage System
Milwaukee Tool continues to add to its Packout Modular Storage System and now offers a dolly and mounting plate to make it easier to transport tools and supplies on job-sites. Constructed with impact resistant polymer and a 250 lbs weight capacity, the Packout Dolly provides users with a convenient way to transport their tools and equipment throughout the jobsite. Its smooth roll wheels allow the dolly to easily roll with a heavy load, while a Quickstop Loading Lever enables users to hold the dolly in place when loading and unloading the Packout dolly. Milwaukee Tool
Stainless Steel Raceway
The new line of Robroy Stainless Raceway Products currently feature conduit, couplings, elbows, nipples and accessories. Additional products including fittings will continue to be added to the growing line. Robroy Stainless products are UL 6A-compliant and feature an annealing process to label the products versus stamping or paper labels. This eliminates recesses and niches, removing opportunities for particle or water retention. In addition, this also eliminates the risk of a paper label becoming foreign matter.
Robroy Stainless Raceway Products
Surge Protection Devices
Transient overvoltage, or power surges, can damage components and drive added costs to repair or replace as well as create unplanned downtime. The Littelfuse SPD2 series of Type 2 surge protection devices are utilized at power distribution or branch circuits, to safeguard components from surges by limiting the fault current to a load or the unit being protected.
The SPD2 series is DIN-rail mounted for electrical cabinets and comes in a wide range of operating voltages including DC power for solar applications. The product is designed for power distribution, electrical loads, industrial controls, computers and communications, as well as HVAC or medical equipment. Littelfuse