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Lighting Applications: UL 924 vs. UL 1008

March 24, 2020
Tech Tuesday

There are some very crucial differences between our UL924 and UL1008 products that we will explore in this edition of Tech Tuesday! Read More


Part Change Notice: RIBMNWD12-BC(DI) 12/16/2019

March 6, 2020
PCN

Affected Models: RIBMNWD12-BC, RIBMNWD12-BCDI Changeover Date: December 16th, 2019 Any RIBMNWD12-BC or RIBMNWD12-BCDI ordered on or after the changeover date may be original or updated version. Description of Changes:  All terminals have been converted to pluggable for ease of installation. Functionality and product size remains the same. Reason for Changes: To improve ease of installation […] Read More


Part Change Notice: UPS Interface Board 03/04/2020

March 6, 2020
PCN

Affected Models: PSH600-UPS, PSH2RB10, PSM2RB10 Changeover Date: March 4th, 2020 Any PSH600-UPS or PSH2RB10 sold on or after the changeover date may be original or updated version. Description of Changes: The Interface board in the PSH600-UPS and PSH2RB10 has been changed from PSM2RB10 to PSMN2RB10. Models sold with the PSM2RB10 interface board cannot be replaced […] Read More


Change Notice: 5-Year Warranty Effective 02/01/2020

January 28, 2020
PCN

Affected Models: All Functional Devices, Inc. Products Effective Date: February 1, 2020 Description of Changes: All Functional Devices, Inc. products sold after February 1, 2020 will be warranted to be free from manufacturing defects for 5 years Product boxes will no longer include warranty language, but some products will continue to ship in boxes that […] Read More


Part Change Notice: Time Delay Relays 01/15/2020

January 6, 2020
PCN

Affected Models: RIBD01BDC, RIBD01BDC-DOB, RIBD02BDC, RIBD02BDC-DOB Changeover Date: January 15th, 2020 Any RIBD01BDC or RIBD02BDC ordered on or after the changeover date may be original or updated version. Limited supply of models with          “-DOB” suffix. Description of Changes:  Adjustable timing range for the RIBD0(1/2)BDC is now 1-30 seconds or 1-30 minutes. […] Read More


Build-A-RIB Workshop Part 3 (Kinda): Build a RIB

October 1, 2019
Tech Tuesday

Today, we're talking about how you can use some of our products to make your own RIB, especially a RIB with multiple relays in it. Read More


How to Wire a Multi-tap Transformer

August 20, 2019
Tech Tuesday

This week, we go over how to wire our transformers! Read More


Latching RIBs

June 25, 2019
Tech Tuesday

Here at Functional Devices, we have another type of relay you may or may not know about: latching relays. Read More


Rain or Shine, Your RIB Will Work Fine!

May 14, 2019
Tech Tuesday

Not all relay enclosures protect against harsh weather. Luckily, we offer some that do! Read More


Functional Devices Inc. to Stop Making RIBs, Start Making Toothbrushes Instead

April 1, 2019
Tech Tuesday

Breaking news from FDI! Read More