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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


Tales from Tech Support: Hi/Lo Voltage Separation

February 9, 2021
Tech Tuesday

We had the pleasure of introducing our T-Style Relays to a customer this week on a Tech Call! Check out this Tech Tuesday to read about how it went down! Read More


Shaking it up with OSHPD-approved AC Power Supplies

November 3, 2020
Tech Tuesday

We have always designed our AC Power Supply products around reliability and durability. That's why we have recently updated our OSHPD Special Seismic Certification with more Functional Devices AC Power Supply products! Check out this Tech Tuesday to learn more! Read More


Dr. Frankenstein’s Latching Relay

September 22, 2020
Tech Tuesday

In this week's Tech Tuesday, we break down a creative solution to an interesting problem. Check it out! Read More


A Relay for the Nest Hello Doorbell

August 18, 2020
Tech Tuesday

We received a Technical Support email where someone wanted to know if the RIBU1C relay would be able to work with their Nest Hello doorbell system. Let's find out in a brand new Tech Tuesday! Read More


Current Transformers for Power Monitoring

June 30, 2020
Tech Tuesday

In this Tech Tuesday, we're talking about the new Current Transformer models that can be used with the new Power monitoring device or any other applications in need of a Current Transformer. Read More


UV Light in an Air Handling Unit

May 5, 2020
Tech Tuesday

Need help finding a relay device to turn on and off the UV light in your air handling unit? Then this is the perfect Tech Tuesday for you! Read More


How to Control the Power to Your Appliance Garage with a RIB Relay

March 17, 2020
Tech Tuesday

In this week's Tech Tuesday, learn how our Dry Contact Input RIB Relays can help you incorporate "appliance garages" into your counter tops! Read More


No More Second-Guessing with Versatile RIB Relays

January 14, 2020
Tech Tuesday

Functional Devices offers a number of relays that can be used for many tasks. Check out this Tech Tuesday to learn more about them! Read More


What’s with the red LED?

November 5, 2019
Tech Tuesday

In this Tech Tuesday, we explain what the red LEDs on our relays mean! Read More