Larson Electronics Releases 18W Paint Booth Rated Surface Mount Explosion Proof Fluorescent Light Fixture

KEMP, Texas, Oct. 28, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Larson Electronics, a Texas-based company with over 40 years of experience spearheading the industrial lighting sector, announced the release of an 18-watt surface mount explosion proof fluorescent light fixture. This light fixture is US/Canada UL approved Class I Division 1 and Class II Division 1 & 2 for hazardous locations and has a T6 temperature rating approved for paint spray booths.

The EPL-48-1L-INTL-36WT8 is a four-foot long explosion proof fluorescent light fixture that comes standard with one, 18-watt T8 fluorescent bulb producing 3,350 lumens with a 4,100k. A heat and impact resistant Pyrex tube protects the lamp inside the copper-free aluminum alloy fixture. The reflectors on this light are made of heavy gauge aluminum to resist corrosion. This fixture is IP67 waterproof and meets UL 595 and UL 1598 Marine Type standards. This fixture can be suspended from a rigid pipe by the 1/2″ NPT junction box on one end of the fixture and the 1/2″ NPT adjustable L-bracket on the other end.

This explosion proof fluorescent light fixture is multi-voltage capable and comes in a standard configuration with bracket end mounting, each bracket cinched to the bracket mounting peg on both sides of the light. The brackets themselves are mounted with a single bolt hole at the bracket’s top. A pendant mount for suspension from the ceiling is offered as an alternative option. Ideal applications include industrial facilities, hazardous locations, offshore refineries, marine locations, work space lighting, garage and warehouse lighting, indoor and outdoor spaces, ship yards, docks and anywhere a fixture with high output is needed.

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: 1-888-351-2363
Int’l: 214-616-6180
Fax: 903-498-3364

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