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Larson Electronics LLC Releases 75 Amp Explosion Proof Contactor


KEMP, Texas, Aug. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Industrial lighting leader, Larson Electronics, has just released an LED trouble light/work light for use during close quartered detailed tasks and inspections in industrial environments. This handheld lamp features a rugged insulated plastic handle with a built-in on/off switch is an ideal fixture for construction, manufacturing and other detailed work.

This 75-amp device is compatible with 240V AC 50/60 Hz and features an NO configuration. Operators are provided access to two 3/4" NPT hubs at the north and south sides of the explosion proof, 3-pole unit.

The EXP-CTR-3P-75A-240V-2X0.75NS from Larson Electronics is an explosion proof contactor that allows secure connections in flammable environments. This contactor is 75-amp 3-pole unit that operates on 240V AC at 50/60Hz and is equipped with a NO configuration. The unit includes lugs and two, ¾-inch NPT hubs.

This ATEX/IECEx rated device is constructed of copper-free aluminum and has an electrostatically applied powder epoxy/polyester finish for durability. This explosion proof contactor is designed to withstand harsh environments and rugged use and features NEMA Type 3, 4, 4X, 7 (B, C, D) and 9 (E, F, G) protection, making it ideal for use with HVAC systems, industrial motors, compressors, welding, manufacturing equipment and more.

"Contactors provide additional safety when using electrical equipment by breaking all power supply lines running to the load," said Rob Bresnahan, CEO of Larson Electronics LLC. "Hazardous locations are in special need of this due to the flammable nature of the environment, so our explosion proof model is perfect for use in Class one, two and three rated worksites, as well as ATEX/IECEx locations."

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
Toll-free: 1-800-369-6671
Phone: 214-616-6180
Fax: 903-498-3364

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