Larson Electronics Magnalight Releases Explosion Proof LED Light for Corrosive Environments

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Larson Electronics' has announced today the release of an affordable LED explosion proof LED light fixture designed specifically for use in wet and corrosive locations. Able to withstand the damaging effects of wet and corrosive environments, the HALP- 48-2L-LED explosion proof LED light provides high light output combined easy upgrading capability. Costing less than comparable LED lights with permanently integrated LEDs, these fixtures are ideal for cost conscious operators in the petrochemical and industrial marine industries who require durable and effective lighting solutions that can be easily serviced.

Explosion Proof LED Light fixture for Corrosive Environments

Corrosion Resistant Class 1 Division 2 LED Light Fixture

This marine grade, UL rated Class 1 Division 2 LED fixture is impact and vibration resistant with instant on illumination, displaying no warm up times, flickering, delays, or buzzing after switched on.

The HALP- 48-2L-LED Class 1 Division 2 LED Light from is an ideal lighting solution for those in the marine and petrochemical industries who need a Class 1 Division 2 lighting solution that can stand up to the corrosive effects of marine and wet environments. Featuring non-corrosive materials including a glass fiber reinforced polyester housing, poured in cover gasket, stainless steel cover latches, and impact resistant acrylic diffuser, this light is specifically designed for areas where wetness and corrosive marine conditions are problems. These fixtures are equipped with Magnalight’s high output LED tube lamps, giving them excellent lumen output and contrasting capability as well as a long 50,000+ hour operating life and high resistance to damage from vibrations and impacts. Since these units are equipped with LEDs, the fixtures contain no ballasts, which helps to make these units light in weight and easier to install and service than integral LED fixtures or old style fluorescent units. Unlike many comparable fixtures which rely on integrated LEDs for their high output, the HALP- 48-2L-LED provides a lower cost alternative that can be upgraded and re-lamped as easily as a traditional fixture. Fixtures with integrated LEDs require the operator to replace the whole unit once the fixture reaches the end of its operational life, while the HALP- 48-2L-LED on the other hand allows operators to simply open the unit and replace the lamps. This easy serviceability also means that operators can upgrade to higher output LED lamps as the technology advances, allowing them to save money while improving lighting effectiveness in the future. These explosion proof light fixtures hold added benefits over integrated fixtures as they are much lighter in weight, and with integrated fixtures costing in excess of $1,000 on average, are considerably more cost effective at less than $700.00 in price. The HALP- 48-2L-LED carries UL Class 1 Division 2, Groups A, B, C, D and UL 1598A Marine Type approvals and is compatible variety of voltages including 120V-60hz 220V-50hz 240V-60hz and 277V-60hz. Magnalight maintains a full inventory of explosion proof lighting solutions, which allows them to provide immediate delivery of these lights, oftentimes with same day shipping if an order is received before 4:00pm CT. The HALP- 48-2L-LED is a cost effective lighting solution for operators in hazardous locations with corrosive environments that provides long life and reduced operating costs as well as easy upgrade capability.

“This marine grade, UL rated Class 1 Division 2 LED fixture is impact and vibration resistant with instant on illumination, displaying no warm up times, flickering, delays, or buzzing after switched on,” said Robert Bresnahan of “This corrosion resistant LED fixture meets Coast Guard specifications to withstand hazardous environments at an attractive price point.”

Larson Electronics’ Magnalight produces a wide range of intrinsically safe LED lights, explosion proof LED work lights, portable LED light towers, explosion proof flashlights and LED trouble lights. The entire Magnalight line of explosion proof lighting can be viewed by visiting You can also call 1-800-369-6671 to learn more about all of Magnalight lighting products and their ability to provide custom ordering options. For international inquires call 1-214-616-6180 for more details.

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