Larson Electronics has release a versatile new explosion proof fluorescent light designed for hazardous location compliance and failsafe operation. The EPL-EMG-24-4L-T5HO Explosion Proof Fluorescent Light Fixture features built in battery backup operation and four, two foot long, high output T5HO lamps in a Class 1 Division 1 2 approved design.

“To keep work areas up to code, emergency lighting fixtures are required”

The Larson Electronics EPL-EMG-24-4L-T5HO explosion proof fluorescent light fixture is designed for quality light output and failsafe operation in locations where hazardous location compliance is required. This fixture is designed to provide high light output and extremely reliable operation that is ideal for hazardous locations where quality illumination is required. Equipped with four T5HO fluorescent lamps measuring two feet long, this fixture produces 8,000 lumens with a 5000K color temperature and color rendering index of 85, providing accurate color rendering and clean detail contrasting. A built in emergency battery backup lighting system allows this fixture to continue operating at reduced output in the event of power failures. This battery backup automatically maintains a full charge, and runs the fixture using one lamp for a standard 90 minutes when power is cut. This fixture is U.S./Canada approved for Class 1 Division 1 2 and Class 2 Division 1 2 hazardous location lighting, UL 1598 approved for marine locations, and certified for paint booth operation. The EPL-EMG-24-4L-T5HO is multi-voltage capable and works with currents of 120 to 277 VAC. This is an ideal fixture for operators who require explosion proof compliant lighting that will provide the security of continued operation in the event of power failures.

“To keep work areas up to code, emergency lighting fixtures are required,” said Robert Bresnahan of Larson Electronics “This emergency backup fluorescent light works, mounts, and is wired like our EPL-24-4L fixtures. The EPL-EMG-24-4L fixture provides work area illumination and meets the emergency egress requirements.”

Larson Electronics produces a full range of industrial and commercial lighting equipment, explosion proof fluorescent lights and paint booth approved fluorescent lights. To view the entire Larson Electronics line of lighting solutions, visit them on the web at You can also call 1-800-369-6671 to learn more about all of Larson Electronics’ lighting products or call 1-214-616-6180 for international inquires.

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