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BAL-700 EM Ballast

Fluorescent Emergency Ballasts

BAL-700 Series

The BAL-700 EM Ballast is suitable for installation inside, on top or in remote* of the fixture, can be used in both switched and unswitched fixtures and is UL listed for factory or field installation. Additional features, spec sheets, and ordering information can be found below:

  • Dual 120/277 voltage
  • Charge rate/power “ON” LED indicator light and push-to-test switch for mandated code compliance testing
  • Long-life, maintenance-free, rechargeable sealed NiCd battery
  • Internal solid-state transfer switch automatically connects the internal battery to fluorescent lamp(s) for minimum 90-minute emergency illumination
  • Fully automatic solid-state, two-rate charger initiates battery charging to recharge a discharged battery in 24 hours

Product Description

Specifications

Illumination
  • Works with or without an AC ballast to convert new or existing fluorescent fixtures in to unobtrusive emergency lighting.
  • Operates one or two lamps in the emergency mode for a minimum of 90 minutes.
  • Provides a maximum initial lumen output of 700 lumens.

Electrical
  • Dual 120/277 voltage.
  • Charge rate/power “ON” LED indicator light and push-to-test switch for mandated code compliance testing.
  • Long-life, maintenance-free, rechargeable sealed NiCd battery.
  • Internal solid-state transfer switch automatically connects the internal battery to fluorescent lamp(s) for minimum 90-minute emergency illumination.
  • Fully automatic solid-state, two-rate charger initiates battery charging to recharge a discharged battery in 24 hours.

Mounting
  • Suitable for installation inside, on top or in remote* of the fixture.
  • Can be used in both switched and unswitched fixtures.
  • UL listed for factory or field installation.

Housing
  • Durable painted steel construction in white finish.
  • Compact design fits most fluorescent fixtures.

Lamp Compatibility
  • Compatible with most one-, two-, three-, and four-lamp electronic standard and dimming AC ballasts.
  • Operates two 17W-40W, one 17W-110W T8 through T12, two 13W-39W, one 13W-42W 4-pin compact or one 18W-50W 4-pin long compact fluorescent lamps.

Warranty
  • Five year warranty against defects in material and workmanship. (Lamps excluded)
  • Meets UL924, NFPA 101 Life Safety Code, NEC, OSHA, Local and State Codes.
  • UL listed for damp locations.

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