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 TrueForce. Save energy, retain your uniqueness                                           

 

Easy retrofit installation - take advantage of current fixtures and ballasts for an easy install with immediate energy savings .  It’s the perfect switch from HID to LED.

TrueForce post top lamp

Philips TrueForce LED high lumen post top lamp makes it easy to upgrade to long lasting, energy saving LED technology without sacrificing your site’s unique outdoor character. Save yourself the hassle of replacing your entire luminaire, and retrofit with the Philips TrueForce LED high lumen lamp. 

 TrueForce high bay lamp

Philips TrueForce LED high lumen lamp for high bay lighting is a direct replacement for 250W Metal Halide lamps which will deliver substantial energy savings.  Standard EX39 base to replace E and O rated 400W metal halide lamps. Works on Probe and pulse start ballasts.

Right light distribution

With multiple beam angle option (narrow and wide) and up/down light versions, TrueForce LED delivers the right light distribution. The Color Rendering Index of CRI 70/80+ ensures it is of the highest quality to enhance comfort, safety and productivity. Powerful reasons to switch to LED. 

Low investment, long lifetime

With a low initial investment and fast payback time, TrueForce is the number one choice for anyone looking to upgrade to LED. A simple switch for instant savings, the TrueForce range also offers up to a reliable 50,000 LED lifetime (hrs). It’s light on maintenance, and has a five year warranty. So you can look forward to long term savings too. 

*Please refer to philips.com/trueforce for most up to date compatibility guide.

 

 Electrician Forum Brought to You by Schneider Electric             

The Electrician Forum is a monthly column that provides valuable information to electricians and electrical contractors on current industry trends and concerns. 

Schneider ElectricSponsored by Schneider Electric

In this issue: 

Quite simply put if you feel that job site costing and quote development are a lot of work, you are right! To properly assess a job and estimate the required work time, product costs and various other expenses can take more time than is often feasible for a small company. You need to be spending your time completing projects, which can become difficult if you are spending your hours doing cost analysis. We learned this first hand in last month’s edition of the Electrician Forum when Steve Beeby of Beehive Electric discussed the balance required to own and operate an electrical contracting company.

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Watch a portion of the interview conducted by Electrical Industry Canada with Steve Beeby of Beehive Electric

 

Fluke Hammon Healy

As our population grows and consumers continue to rely on technology for both essentials and comfort, the need for power quality has become vital. Fluke is a leader in this field, offering power quality training seminars, as well as employing power quality specialists with years of industry experience.

This month’s personal profile is a double feature of two of Fluke’s senior power quality specialists, Hilton Hammond and Frank Healy.

Hilton Hammond has been with Fluke since 1995, and in 2013 moved into his current position as Power Quality Business Unit Manager. He has a deep and thorough knowledge of power quality and related electrical instrumentation. 

Frank Healy, Power Quality Product Marketing Manager at Fluke since 2006, has been in the industry for well over three decades. He globally manages Fluke’s power quality products, including measuring instruments and precision power analyzers.

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