Uni-Line® Launches Mersen® Surge-Trap® Surge Protective Devices

  • July 12, 2018
  • By: Kathy Maynard

Itasca, IL - July 12, 2018 - Robertshaw®, a global engineering and manufacturing company of HVACR products, announces the launch of Mersen® Surge-Trap® Surge Protective Devices (SPDs) from Uni-Line® this month. The Mersen Surge Protective Devices are designed to safeguard air conditioning (A/C) units and furnaces from costly voltage surge events, such as fluctuations in power often generated from inside a home or building, or from an outside source like lightning. Mersen Surge-Trap Surge Protective Devices are renown for delivering the most reliable surge protection technology in the market. Robertshaw offers three Mersen surge protective devices. Model STXH240S05 safeguards residential A/C and furnace equipment, and models STXR480Y05 and STXR480Y05 are used for Commercial and Industrial applications. Features include:

  • Designed with industry leading Mersen TPMOV® technology
  • Compact footprint designed to easily align with AC disconnect switches
  • Easy to read LED status indicator; flashes Green to show SPD is On; or the LED will be Out indicating SPD should be replaced
  • NEMA 4X non-metallic enclosure for outdoor or indoor use
  • For use with ANSI/UL Type 1 or 2 SPD installations
  • Optional audible alarm and remote dry contacts (STXR480Y05A only)

Other newly offered products from Robertshaw include a portfolio of Contractor Safety and Protection Products and Contractor Wipes. 

The Contractor Safety and Protection products from Uni-Line consist of Lighting and Eye Protection, Slip Prevention and Surface Protection, and Hand Protection. They offer HVACR professionals safety gear needed in a fast-paced work environment. The safety product offering includes:

  • Technician Pro-Grade 250+ Headlamp
  • Big Cryket Compact Work/Spotlight
  • Grip-Max Disposable Shoe Covers 

These products offer HVACR professionals safety gear needed daily in a fast-paced work environment. 

In addition, Uni-Line now offers Grab N' Scrub Wipes and the Big Grip Bucket of Red Rags. The Grab N' Scrub Wipes distributed by Uni-Line are ideal for cleaning up messy work areas, hands and tools in an instant! These convenient tubs of wipes are premoistened with a citrus scented degreasing cleaner to cut through oil, lubricants, adhesives and much more. Grab N' Scrub wipes are a perfect item to keep handy on the service truck. 

The Big Grip Bucket of Red Rags distributed by Uni-Line provide an easy-to-handle Big Grip Bucket to dispense heavy-duty wipes. Ultra-tough ready-to-use disposable rags are packaged conveniently in a versatile dispensing pail. The Bucket slides into a wall-mount bracket (included) for easy storage in service trucks or work areas, and slides out of the mounting for on-the-go cleaning needs. The durable Bucket is reusable with the Red Rag Refill. 

Robertshaw is a leading global provider of components, systems, and services used in the appliance industry and in heating, air conditioning, cooking and refrigeration for the residential and commercial markets. Robertshaw has more than 6,100 employees in 11 countries and is headquartered in Itasca, Illinois.