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How to Automate External Garage Door Lights with RIB

November 10, 2021
Tech Tuesday

Recently one of our awesome customers provided us with a really cool application write-up. Check it out here! Read More


Announcing our New RIBU1C Multi-Packs!

July 1, 2021
New Products

Our most popular RIB® Relay is now available in 5, 10, 25, and 100 count Multi-Packs! Read More


4 Uses for Current Sensor and Relay Combos

June 29, 2021
Tech Tuesday

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This week's Tech Tuesday is all about current sensor and relay combos! Read More


Low Inrush Current Relay Coil

June 15, 2021
Tech Tuesday

A customer needed a relay device with low or limited inrush current on the relay coil. Check out this Tech Tuesday to hear how we helped him! Read More


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