• Klein Tools

    The Klein Tools' New Loyalty Rewards Program

    Klein Tools just launched their new Loyalty Rewards program to say thank you to customers for all of their support and loyalty.

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    osha extension

    OSHA has announced a change to its Confined Spaces in Construction standard. It will not issue citations from Aug. 3-Oct. 2 to employers making good faith efforts to comply.

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  • Cybersecurity

    using big data to improve cybersecurity

    The oil and gas industry isn’t ignoring big data. This sector knows big data is the key to improving operations and boosting cybersecurity.

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  • Fluke

    Stay in Contact Without Leaving the Field

    Fluke Connect is a free app that currently syncs with more than 20 Fluke tools, including multimeters, temperature modules, vibration meters, thermal imaging cameras and more.

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  • Insect repellent

    What insect repellent can you use on fr clothing?

    Any FR clothing sprayed with DEET-containing bug spray has the potential to ignite and continue burning.

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  • Southwire

    Southwire SIMpull Stack Reel

    Southwire's SIMpull Stack reel has been named the wire and cable Product of the Year by Electrical Construction & Maintenance magazine.

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This Month's Hot Products

Philips SlimSurface LED Downlight

Philips SlimSurface LED Downlight

An architecturally pleasing, easy to install and low profile slim LED instant mount round and square aperture downlighting.

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Flir C2 Compact Thermal Imager

Flir C2 Compact Thermal Imager

The world's first full-featured, pocket-sized thermal camera designed for a wide range of building and electrical/mechanical applications.

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Bird Perch Deterrent™

Preformed Line Products Bird Perch Deterrent™

Designed to provide protection from incidental avian contact with overhead distribution lines. It provides an economical means of reducing bird fatalities and line outages while being easily installed over distribution crossarms.

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Stay Up-to-Date with Border States

THHN vs. XHHW: What Is the Difference?

When designing and building a new facility, machine or appliance, engineers need to know the strengths and weaknesses of each wire available for the job.

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wire and cable Catalog


Our wire services will meet your job site needs and include color feeder wire; wire paralleling and cutting, on-site delivery, compartmentalized reels, installed pulling heads and specialized reels.

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Southwire SIMpull REEL™ Maneuverable Payoff System

One person can safely and efficiently maneuver a 6000-lb reel through 36” doorways with hardware, navigate tight spaces, and set-up & payoff the reel right beside electrical equipment/conduit

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