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  • Back-Up Power Supply

    According to Generac, the new CorePower System offers all the safety and convenience of an automatic standby power supply at a price only a little higher than that of a portable generator.

     
  • Technology: Friend or Foe?

    Lam Partners created Ideas to Light to inform and educate anyone interested in lighting and design, and to share knowledge the firm has amassed over a 40-year history designing integrated lighting for architecture and outdoor environments. The seventh post to appear on archlighting.com...

     
  • Brighter Fan Lights

    Broan and NuTone recently announced that they've improved the lighting for their Ultra Silent Ventilation Fans With Lights.

     
  • Flashing Electrical Boxes in Stucco

    Exterior electrical boxes on stucco jobs often aren't flashed properly, partly because the plaster contractors don't know how.

     
  • Weaving a Cedar Roof Valley

    Cedar roofs are common in Eastern Massachusetts, where I live and work.

     
  • LED Light Bulb

    According to GE, fins surrounding the new 9-watt Energy Smart LED bulb dissipate heat and disperse light, making it the world's first omnidirectional LED replacement bulb.

     
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    Lighting Controls Come of Age

    Lighting designers and manufacturers weigh in on the future of this critical system.

     
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    Remote-Source Lighting—Up Close

    From the Archive presents articles from the past 25 years, with new commentary from members of the lighting community.

     
  • National Lighting Bureau's High-Benefit Lighting Awards

     
  • Quick Charging Station

    Eaton Corp., which makes charging systems for commercial electric-powered vehicles, now offers a line of chargers for residential applications.

     
  • Faster Through-Bolt

    If you're still using a socket wrench to fasten posts or beams, you might want to check out the ThruLok Screw Bolt Fastening System.

     
  • Tight-Space Drill

    With LED lighting and a head length of only 3 3„4 inches, Milwaukee's M18 Cordless 3„8" Right-Angle Drill Driver might make life a bit easier for cabinet installers - or anyone who works in dark cramped quarters.

     
  • Less-Costly LEDs

    ViriBright LED Light Bulbs offer the efficiency, durability, and dimmability of LEDs at a price closer to what you'd expect to pay for high-quality compact fluorescents.

     
  • New 12-Volt Drill/Drivers

    The new generation of lithium-ion subcompacts are lightweight and surprisingly powerful for their size.

     
  • Parsons' Symposium to Address Lighting in the Developing World

    Light is taken for granted in the developing world, and it is easy to forget that, according to the World Bank, 1.6 billion people live without electricity. Students in the MFA lighting design program at the School of Constructed Environments at Parsons the New School for Design in New York have...

     
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    One-on-One with Daniel Gelman

    Interview with Daniel Gelman, CEO of Lighting Services Inc.

     
  • Lamps, Ballasts, and Controls

     
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    Convoluted Layers in the Lighting Supply Chain

    How and why it came to be this way.

     
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    Lighting the Developing World

    Parsons' Symposium addresses this global issue June 10 in New York City.

     
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    Tool Test: Oscillating Multi-Tools (Subscriber content)

    These handy devices fill in where other tools fall short.

     
 
 
 
 
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