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Luminaire Brings Energy-Efficient Lighting to Low-Clearance Industrial Areas

The Contender can be installed in walkways/catwalks, stairwells, tunnels and pipe racks.

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Emerson (Rosemont, IL) announced the Appleton Contender Industrial LED, a low-profile enclosed and gasketed luminaire purpose-built for low mounting heights in harsh industrial areas or where fixture weight must be minimized.

The Appleton Contender Industrial LED features:

  • Ability to retrofit HID fixtures up to 175 Watts
  • Help plant managers reduce energy consumption by as much as 65%
  • Multiple light output levels
  • Correlated Color Temperature options
  • Provides rated illumination through its full ambient operating temperature range of -40° F to +149° F
  • Rated L70 lifetime of 100,000-plus hours 

Industries that would benefit from the luminaire include:

  • Processing plants
  • Chemical plants
  • Foundries
  • Waste treatment
  • Mining
  • Steel mills with hostile working conditions. With multiple light output levels and Correlated Color Temperature options (CCT), illumination can be easily customized to fit virtually any application.

The Appleton Contender Industrial LED's construction includes:

  • Proprietary epoxy powder coat finish
  • Rugged IP68 watertight hub
  • High vibration and shock resistance
  • Rated Type 3R, 4, 4X, IP66/67, Wet Locations, Marine Outside Type (Salt Water)
  • Robust 6KV surge suppression circuit

The Appleton Contender Industrial LED mounts directly to a select offering of Crouse-Hinds Champ mounting hoods, saving time and labor costs when retrofitting a plant's legacy HID lighting system.

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