You may have noticed our slogan on our website main page: “Confidence & Peace of Mind in Every Box.” One aspect about our products has inspired that slogan and that…
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When it comes to the Wireless RIB relays we offer, the installation can get tedious. Thinking on the old adage, “a picture is worth a thousand words,” I wondered how…
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A quick look at our transformer product offerings can be overwhelming. We have a lot of options! After taking many technical calls and emails, I can provide a quick way…
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One is wise to be a good steward of the resources and materials available at their disposal. If someone told me I could shave 10% off my home utility bills,…
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There are many relay options offered here at Functional Devices. One of the main goals of our relays is to make the installation job easier because typically, time is money.…
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Here at Functional Devices, we have many RIB relay options to choose from and, as per usual, we were recently able to help a customer find exactly what they needed…
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By far the RIBU1C relay is the most popular relay we offer, with its 120 Vac and 10-30 Vac/dc coil input options and 10 Amp relay contact rating. So many…
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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!
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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!
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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!
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In this week's Tech Tuesday, we break down a creative solution to an interesting problem. Check it out!
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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!
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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.
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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!
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In this week's Tech Tuesday, learn how our Dry Contact Input RIB Relays can help you incorporate "appliance garages" into your counter tops!
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Functional Devices offers a number of relays that can be used for many tasks. Check out this Tech Tuesday to learn more about them!
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In this Tech Tuesday, we explain what the red LEDs on our relays mean!
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Do you need a custom Functional Devices product? Check out this Tech Tuesday to find out how to get it made!
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We have some great relays in boxes, but did you know we offer multiple individual relays in one box?
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We have Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) Devices for your next application!
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There is an advantage to the Functional Devices power supplies that one may not notice off the bat. Check out this brand new Tech Tuesday to find out more!
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When you buy a RIB device, you know you're getting a valuable product with quality in mind.
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Choosing the right relay for your application should be much easier than flying an airplane! Check out this week's Tech Tuesday to find out how!
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This week we're covering horse power and the associated ratings on our datasheets!
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