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Sensing Current Below the Threshold

June 1, 2021
Tech Tuesday

At Functional Devices, Inc., we manufacture multiple types of current sensors. We have current switches, current transducers, and relay/current sensor combo devices, and there are plenty of variations of each. These options cover most applications where current sensing is required. However, there are increasing instances of loads that draw low current, especially with the prevalence […] Read More


RIB® Brand Refresh Announcement

May 27, 2021
General

Functional Devices is pleased to present the refresh of our RIB® brand to now include Lighting Controls in addition to Building Automation!     We are excited about this move as we know RIB® enjoys a strong and positive reputation for quality, durability and ease of installation. This refresh will enhance and add value to […] Read More


How to Override a 0-10V Dimmed Fixture with an Integral EM Battery

May 18, 2021
Tech Tuesday

Thanks to Michael Merchut from Graybar Phoenix for this great application idea! Read More


Introducing our Brand New Phase Angle Dimmer

May 12, 2021
New Products

Introducing our brand new Phase Angle Dimming device, the LR01F600! Read More


Top 5 RIBU1C Tech Support Questions

May 4, 2021
Tech Tuesday

Do you want to know what the most popular calls regarding the RIBU1C are? Well, you came to the right blog post! Read More


Selecting a Power Supply Using Three Main Criteria

April 20, 2021
Tech Tuesday

Check out this Tech Tuesday to learn how to make your power supply selection process less overwhelming! Read More


The Best RIB Devices for Control Panels

April 6, 2021
Tech Tuesday

Check out this Tech Tuesday to learn how Functional Devices can help you build the perfect panel! Read More


Using a Time Delay Relay to Control Disinfecting UV Light

March 23, 2021
Tech Tuesday

This week's Tech Tuesday entry comes from a call we received from an electrician out in the field. Check it out to to see what solution we came up with! Read More


UL924 Emergency Lighting Relays: Models ESRN and ESRLBC

March 9, 2021
New Products

Learn more about our UL924 Emergency Lighting Relays right here! Read More


EnOcean® Wireless RIB®: Dock Light Application

March 9, 2021
Tech Tuesday

Check out how we helped a customer find a unique solution in this Tech Tuesday! Read More