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We wanted to make you aware of a battery change HD Electric Company has implemented as of June 1, 2015.

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HD Electric Company, a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company introduces the NEW PRX-4 Proximity Voltage Detector. It provides utility professionals, arborists and first responders with a safety tool that will alert them to potentially dangerous high voltage in their work areas.

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HD Electric Company, a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company introduces the ClearTest Transformer Tester which provides quick and easy tests of de-energized power distribution system transformers.

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HDE's TAG-5000 Wireless Phaser is designed to perform many of the existing functions of conventional voltmeter / phaser devices. However, the TAG-5000 uses state-of-the-art technology to eliminate the cord and lighten the weight of this important testing device.

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HDE's V-Watch Personal Voltage Detector provides an extra level of safety by detecting and alerting you to the presence of dangerous electric fields surrounding high voltage electrical systems.

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The VarCom® Series of Capacitor Controls with ComFlex® flexible communications technology allows the user the option of deploying controls with communications factory installed, or the option of deploying the control initially as a local control and later upgrading it with communications.

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HDE's 3ID Three Phase Cable Identifier identifies the correct phases on long lengths of de-energized and discharged overhead and underground cables.

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HDE's Handheld Voltage Detectors consist of the LV-5 Stray Voltage Detector and the VP-1 Voltage Probe. These handheld voltage detectors are used to detect voltages starting at 5VAC.

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Take ampere measurements on conductors up to 500kV quickly and easily with the HVA High Voltage Digital Ammeter.

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HDE's TAG-5000 Wireless Phaser is designed to perform many of the existing functions of conventional voltmeter / phaser devices.

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HDE's VarCom® Communicating Capacitor Controls provide remote control from central Volt-VAR, CVR, DMS or SCADA systems and can control capacitor banks using combinations of ambient temperature, time, voltage, current and kVAR.

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HDE's DVM-80UVM is a compact, high accuracy dual stick voltmeter and phasing set with capacitive test point mode and peak hold.

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HDE's PRX Proximity Voltage Detectors are non-contact detectors with voltage ranges from 120V up to 500kV. When voltage is detected, the PRX gives an audible and visual indication with a typical detection distance of 10 inches.

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It's July, active hurricane and tornado season in the USA. HDE is preparing for storm season, building inventory levels to fulfill customer needs this summer. In particular, V-Watch Personal Voltage Detectors are available to keep workers safe, especially during storm restoration work.

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Take ampere measurements on conductors up to 500kV quickly and easily with the HVA High Voltage Digital Ammeter.

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HDE's DVI-100 and DVI-500 Series Digital Voltage Indicators are designed to be used on both transmission and distribution systems in overhead and underground applications up to 500kV.

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HDE's single range TAG-200, multi-range TAG-200MR and single range TAG-330 are voltage detectors designed for detecting distribution and transmission voltages.

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HDE's 3ID Three Phase Cable Identifier identifies the correct phases on long lengths of de-energized and discharged overhead and underground cables.

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HDE's Cap Check line of capacitor testers is designed to identify internal problems with a capacitor or capacitor bank and have proven to be a valuable asset in maintaining both pole-mounted and substation capacitors.

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HDE's V-Watch Personal Voltage Detector is worn on the outside of clothing at mid-torso and provides that extra level of safety by detecting and alerting you to the presence of electrical fields or energized electrical equipment.

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Take ampere measurements on conductors up to 500kV quickly and easily with the HVA High Voltage Digital Ammeter from HD Electric Company.

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HD Electric Company's DVI-100 and DVI-500 Series Digital Voltage Indicators are designed to be used on both transmission and distribution systems in overhead and underground applications up to 500kV.

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HDE's VarCom 2600 Communicating Capacitor Controls provide remote control from central Volt-VAR, CVR, DMS or SCADA systems and can control capacitor banks using combinations of ambient temperature, time, voltage, current and kVAR.

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Rockford, IL – December 18, 2013 – Greenlee® / A Textron Company (NYSE: TXT) has announced the acquisition of HD Electric Company® (HDE®), a Waukegan, IL-based designer and manufacturer of power utility products. HDE provides products and solutions which test, measure and control electric power.

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Season's Greetings from HD Electric Company!

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In celebration of our 80th Anniversary, HD Electric Company proudly sponsored a finalist in the 2013 Solar Decathlon Competition. Middlebury College placed 8th in the Solar Decathlon Competition and 3rd overall in the Affordability, Communications and Home Entertainment categories.

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Take ampere measurements on conductors up to 500kV quickly and easily with the HVA High Voltage Digital Ammeter from HD Electric Company.

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The VP-1 Voltage Probe by HD Electric Company is designed to be used as a handheld direct contact secondary voltage detector from 50VAC to 600VAC and as a proximity voltage detector for higher voltages.

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HDE's LV-5 Stray Voltage Detector detects voltage from 5VAC to 600VAC with direct contact and above 600VAC at a distance.

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HDE's DVM-80 Series Digital Voltmeters and Phasing Sets are compact, high accuracy instruments designed to measure voltages up to 80kV.

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HDE's VarCom 2600 Communicating Capacitor Controls provide remote control from central Volt-VAR, CVR, DMS or SCADA systems and can control capacitor banks using combinations of ambient temperature, time, voltage, current and kVAR.

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The Insulator Tester tests energized or de-energized insulators for non-visible internal failures at any AC line voltage.

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HDE's PRX Proximity Voltage Detectors are non contact detectors with voltage ranges from 120V to 500kV.

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HDE's Quick-Check Transformer & Capacitor Testers provide a quick and easy test of the primary and secondary sides of de-energized transformers and capacitors for opens or shorts.

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HD Electric Company, Waukegan, Illinois U.S.A. announced today the availability of its VarCom® 1600 and 2600 Capacitor Controls equipped with their new ComFlex Ethernet option.

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HDE's FACT Feeder Ammeter Clear Tester prevents damage to distribution feeder circuits by detecting ground connections before a feeder is energized.

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HDE's TAG-5000 Wireless Phaser is designed to perform many of the existing functions of conventional voltmeter / phaser devices while using state-of-the-art technology that eliminates the cord and lightens the weight of this important testing device.

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HDE's 3ID Three Phase Cable Identifier identifies the correct phases on long lengths of deenergized and discharged overhead and underground cables.

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HDE's PRX Proximity Voltage Detectors are non contact detectors with voltage ranges from 120 V to 500 kV.

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This year our Product Focus messages will contain information on two products per month, this month featuring V-Watch® Personal Voltage Detectors and Load Box.

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This year our Product Focus messages will contain information on two products per month, this month featuring TAG® Voltage Detectors and Cap Check® Capacitor Testers.

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In celebration of our 80th Anniversary, HD Electric Company is proud to sponsor a finalist in the 2013 Solar Decathlon Competition, hosted by the U. S. Department of Energy. HDE is underwriting the electrical system for Middlebury College’s InSite project design.

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Season's Greetings from HD Electric Company!

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The new Voltage Testing & Phasing Products (VTP) brochure showcases the most comprehensive selection of voltage indication, measurement and test products from 5V to 765kV available in the marketplace today.

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HDE's Handheld Voltage Detectors consist of the LV-5 Stray Voltage Detector and the VP-1 Voltage Probe. These handheld voltage detectors are used to detect voltages starting at 5 VAC. They give an indication of the presence of voltage with either a flashing light or flashing light and beeping.

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HDE's DVM-80 Series Digital Voltmeters are compact, high accuracy digital voltmeter and phasing instruments designed to measure voltages up to 40kV and up to 80kV when used with a pair of add-on resistors.

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HDE's new PRX-69D Distribution Proximity Voltage Detector compliments our very successful PRX-500 launched last year. The PRX-69D is a non-contact detector with seven standard voltage ranges from 120 V to 69 kV.

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Introducing HDE's NEW C-10FR Carrying Case Lanyard, developed for the V-Watch Personal Voltage Detectors!

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HDE's TAG Voltage Detectors are direct contact voltage detectors for detecting distribution and transmission voltages. They test for the presence of voltage to help ensure the safety of line personnel.

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HDE's TAG-5000 Wireless Phaser is designed to perform many of the existing functions of conventional voltmeter/phaser devices. However, the TAG-5000 uses state-of-the-art technology to eliminate the cord and lighten the weight of this important testing device.

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HDE's V-Watch Personal Voltage Detector is worn on the outside of clothing at mid-torso and provides that extra level of safety by detecting and alerting you to the presence of electrical fields or energized electrical equipment.

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HDE's PRX-500 Proximity Voltage Detector is a non-contact voltage detector with nine selectable voltage ranges from 120 VAC up to 500 kVAC.

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HDE's DVI-100 and DVI-500 Series Digital Voltage Indicators are designed to be used on both transmission and distribution systems in overhead and underground applications.

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HDE's DVM-80UVK Universal Voltmeter Kit is a new and exciting addition to our phasing voltmeter product line. We have expanded the features of the DVM-80 series voltmeter and packaged it with an assembly of accessories, offering it as a complete, ready-to-use Universal Voltmeter Kit. Priced competitively as a complete kit, this may be the best value in the market today.

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HDE's PRX-500 Proximity Voltage Detector is the latest addition to our voltage detection product line. With nine selectable voltage ranges from 120V up to 500kV, the PRX Proximity Voltage Detector features an easy-to-use electronic touch pad with large buttons. The PRX provides an audible and visual indication of voltage detected from elbow test points up to the highest transmission voltages. The rechargeable internal battery can be quickly charged from your truck or a wall outlet.

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HD Electric Company is pleased to announce that our new four-color Short Form Product Catalog is now available.

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HDE's PRX-500 Proximity Voltage Detector is a new addition to our voltage detector product line. The PRX provides an audible and visual indication of voltage detected from elbow test points up to the highest transmission voltages.

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October 1, 2010 HDE's DVI-500 Digital Voltage Indicators are a new addition to our Digital Voltage Indicator line. The DVI is a direct contact, compact instrument designed to read the voltage on a conductor from 0.1kV up to 500kV line-to-ground and display the voltage on a large 3-digit ultra-bright LED display.

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June 28, 2010 HDE's HALO is a high voltage digital ammeter for taking AC current measurements up to 2000 amps. Its unique open-core design allows it to hook over a conductor and within seconds obtain a reading. Attached to a hotstick, the HALO is capable of being used on all system voltages up to 69kV.

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April 21, 2010 The PRM-100 Phase Rotation Meter is used to determine which is the leading phase of any two phases of a three-phase conductor system. The PRM is a dual range, 0-5kV and 0-15kV, device that can be used as high as 45kV when optional resistor sticks (R-45) are added. It consists of two sticks with a connecting cord and ground lead.

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April 15, 2010 After a successful showing at DistribuTECH last month, HD Electric Company will be exhibiting next at the 2010 IEEE PES Transmission & Distribution Conference & Exposition April 19 - 22 in New Orleans, LA. If you want to see why we have the best local and communicating capacitor controls on the market, come visit HDE at Booth 2624!

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March 12, 2010 HD Electric Company's March product focus is our VarCom Communicating Capacitor Controls, which will be on display at the DistribuTECH Show at the HDE booth 642! HDE's capacitor controls provide VAR and voltage support on power distribution systems. When installed on switched capacitor banks, these controls help maximize power system efficiencies and improve power factor.

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February 17, 2010 Due to a policy of continuous improvement, important changes have been made to the DVI-100 Digital Voltage Indicator product line. Please read the full HDE Latest News article for complete details.

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January 18, 2010 HD Electric Company's NEW DVI-500 Digital Voltage Indicators are a new addition to our Digital Voltage Indicator line. The DVI is a direct contact, compact instrument designed to read the voltage on a conductor from 0.1kV up to 500kV line-to-ground and display the voltage on a large 3-digit ultra-bright LED display.

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December 16, 2009 Season's Greetings from HD Electric Company! Wishing you every happiness this Holiday Season and prosperity in the New Year. We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your business. We look forward to continuing our relationship in the coming year. All the best to you and your family.

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November 23, 2009 HD Electric Company's NEW Carrying Case Lanyard for the V-Watch Personal Voltage Detector combines the carrying case and lanyard into a single case. The Carrying Case Lanyard is designed to leave the V-Watch permanently mounted inside and offers the dual feature of protecting the V-Watch when not in use and acting as a lanyard for the V-Watch when in use.

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September 24, 2009 The Quick-Check Transformer & Capacitor Tester is a versatile tool for quick and easy checks of capacitors, transformers and the connections made to them. In the field, the Quick-Check is used to test the primary and secondary sides of single or three-phase transformer installations for short circuits prior to energizing.

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August 19, 2009 This month's product focus is on the DVM-80 Series High Accuracy Digital Voltmeter & Phasing Sets. These are compact instruments designed to measure voltages up to 40kV and up to 80kV with a pair of add-on resistors. The DVM-80 and DVM-80T make all voltage readings accurate and repeatable to within 1%. The two-stick design can be used in both overhead and underground applications with underground probes.

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August 3, 2009 On Tuesday, July 28th HD Electric Company participated in a bookmobile ribbon-cutting ceremony at the North Chicago Public Library in North Chicago, IL. HD Electric's retired Mobile Demonstration Van - which has since been replaced by two fully-equipped Mobile Demonstration Trailers - was donated to the library through the help of the Gorter Family Foundation of Lake Bluff, IL.

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July 21, 2009 HD Electric Company's TAG-200, TAG-200MR, TAG-2000 and TAG-330 are electronic voltage detectors for detecting distribution and transmission voltages. They test for the presence of voltage to help ensure the safety of line personnel.

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March 16, 2009 HD Electric Company's HALO Ammeters are high voltage digital ammeters for use on power distribution systems and are designed to take True RMS AC current measurements up to 2000 amps on voltages up to 69kV. The open core design allows the user to quickly hook it over a conductor from the end of a hotstick and obtain a current reading in amperes. The HALO can be used to take spot load measurements on single or multi-phase systems to determine load balance.

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January 15, 2009 Introducing the newest member of our fleet - the HD Electric Company 75th Anniversary Demo Trailer! This trailer hit the road with Jim Fox, our Product Demonstration and Training Manager, in early January. Our mobile demonstration fleet brings products directly to the customer and provides best in class service by offering live product demonstrations.

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