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Facility and Safety Identification


Jul 28 2017

Showing off the Brady Jet J5000

Posted by Paul Sanford in Facility and Safety Identification

  This year, Standard Electric Supply featured several new products at our Brady booth at Automation Express 2017 held in May at the Harley Davidson Museum. The BradyJet J5000 inkjet printer was one that caught a lot of attention. With the help of Senior Brad Representative, Edwin Ojeda, we were able to set up...

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Jan 11 2017

Brady's BBP®85 sign and label printer is Big, BOLD and better than ever

Posted by Paul Sanford in Facility and Safety Identification

The BBP®85 sign and label printer is the premier printing system for colorful extra-large signs, labels and warnings that demand attention. Its user-friendly features make it easy for anyone to operate it. With an interactive touch-screen providing “walk-up-and-print” capabilities, the BBP®85 can...

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Nov 16 2016

The Wraptor® Wire ID Printer Applicator from Brady makes wire labeling easy and efficient

Posted by Paul Sanford in Facility and Safety Identification

The Wraptor® Wire ID Printer Applicator from Brady is an automated print and apply machine that makes wire and cable identification faster and easier. The Brady Wraptor system improves productivity and adds quality by combining the printing and application of labels in one easy-to-use unit. In a single stroke, the...

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Oct 05 2016

Omron's new F3SJ series of safety light curtains offer a tailored approach

Posted by nathan vanderloop in Facility and Safety Identification

Omron's new F3SJ series of safety light curtains offers a tailored approach for a variety of production environments. Conventional safety light curtains offer full-featured models, even when only simple intrusion detection is needed. The F3SJ series offers a product range that allows you to choose the best product according...

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Sep 27 2016

The BradyJet J5000 Industrial InkJet Color Label Printer delivers high resolution and speed

Posted by Paul Sanford in Facility and Safety Identification

The BradyJet J5000 Color Label Printer is an on-demand, inkjet solution for creating photo-quality color labels for indoor use in a single pass, while reducing your inventory of labeling supplies and material waste. Simple and Built-to-Last: Large capacity ink cartridges for reduced changeovers Durable, large-format...

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Sep 20 2016

Omron's Safety Laser Scanner OS32C boasts simple maintenance

Posted by nathan vanderloop in Facility and Safety Identification

Small size, less weight and low-power consumption are extending operation time of battery powered systems like automated guided vehicles (AGVs). Safety laser scanner OS32C covers all these requirements in collision avoidance, presence and intrusion detection applications. Maintenance is made simple since diagnosis is clear...

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Apr 15 2016

Why IP69K & Ecolab Rating Standards Matter

Posted by Bill Hirschinger in Facility and Safety Identification

Products that carry the IP69K and Ecolab ratings are ideal for facilities where hygiene and cleanliness are critical, as they are proven to be durable and resistant against water, chemicals, high pressure and high temperatures associated with demanding cleaning and safety measures.  Meeting these qualifications has...

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Mar 24 2016

Brady Introduces New Safety Site

Posted by Don Bangert in Facility and Safety Identification

Safety is of the upmost importance when it comes to performing any job. This makes being able to communicate and explain best safety practices vital. Brady has launched a new safety website to help bring visibility to best practices, while giving their online visitors a user-friendly experience. Within the new site,...

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Dec 18 2015

Manufacturing organization through 5S methodology

Posted by Don Bangert in Facility and Safety Identification

As 2015 is coming to an end it's a great time to start thinking about getting organized for 2016. It's a great time to begin sorting, organizing, cleaning, laying out a plan and a way to repeat the process toward better efficiency. Even though most of us go through this tradition every spring without barely a second...

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Sep 29 2015

Brady Introduces BBP 35 and BBP 37 Printers

Posted by Don Bangert in Facility and Safety Identification

Brady has just introduced two new printers to their already versatile offering of thermal printing systems.  The BBP35 and BBP37 (BBP37 also cuts out text and shapes.) are both stand-alone or peripheral multicolor printers that offer a host of features to assist in fulfilling your identification requirements in a...

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Jul 14 2015

An Update on Brady Link 360 Cloud-Based Software

Posted by Don Bangert in Facility and Safety Identification

Keeping up with the operational reliability and compliance to regulatory mandates of any facility is often quite overwhelming.  Brady Link 360 Cloud-based software may just be the answer to getting your arms around these issues.  Whether the need is for Lockout Tagout Compliance or the reliability that can...

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Jun 23 2015

Floor and Aisle Marking Resources from Brady

Posted by Don Bangert in Facility and Safety Identification

Last month, we looked at how the use of signage and 5S Lean practices can improve the efficiencies, increase safety, provide information and generally improve the work environment. In keeping with a similar theme, the message today is on floor and aisle marking. Controlling the safe flow of vehicles and...

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May 29 2015

An Update on 5S & Lean Manufacturing Practices

Posted by Don Bangert in Facility and Safety Identification

Whether you are involved in manufacturing, production or facility operations, improved efficiencies are being demanded every day. Creating a “Visual Workplace” using the 5S Workplace Organizational Standards to “Sort, Straighten, Shine, Standardize and Sustain” provides the vehicle to guide the...

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Apr 14 2015

An update on Lockout Tagout Compliance from Brady

Posted by Don Bangert in Facility and Safety Identification

This week, I'd like to provide you with up-to-date information regarding an additional compliance requirement that is addressed with Brady Safety and Identification Products. The message here is Lockout Tagout.  Unless you have been living in complete isolation, you are already familiar with OSHA 29 CFR 1910.147...

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Apr 03 2015

ARC Flash Solutions from Brady

Posted by Don Bangert in Facility and Safety Identification

Most facility and manufacturing workers are aware of what ARC Flash is and how important an issue this is in the eyes of OSHA and NFPA70E.  The National Electric Code states that most electrical control panels, switchboards, motor control centers as well as other electrical panels must be marked by the employer...

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Mar 13 2015

An update on GHS Compliance from Brady

Posted by Don Bangert in Facility and Safety Identification

With a premier source like Brady for all of your Identification and Regulatory Compliance requirements, it's important to understand how their products and services can help your organization maintain compliance with the recently enacted GHS (Global Harmonized Standard). Below, you'll find several files...

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Mar 03 2015

March's Featured Product–Brady Client Services

Posted by Don Bangert in Facility and Safety Identification

In an effort to further support their wide range of facility and safety products, Brady is continuing to meet their customers' facility needs with Brady Client Services. Both Brady and Standard Electric understand that the regulatory practices relevant to our customers are constantly in flux. Despite a company's...

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Jan 23 2015

Trade Up to a Better Labeling Experience with Brady

Posted by Don Bangert in Facility and Safety Identification

Is your label printer beginning to show its age? If so, there isn't a better time to consider upgrading to a new device from Brady. Brady is again running their popular Trade-Up program for the beginning of 2015. Running now through July 31st, customers will receive a free BMP41 or BMP51 label printer with...

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Jan 09 2015

Brady shares 2015 Safety, Facility and Equipment Identification Catalog

Posted by Don Bangert in Facility and Safety Identification

With the commencement of the new year, Brady has released its 2015 Safety, Facility and Equipment Identification Catalog. Along with the physical release (available here ), Brady has also provided an interactive and downloadable digital version as well, which you can browse by  clicking here.   ...

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Dec 16 2014

A Look at Visual Workplace Offers and Resources from Brady

Posted by Don Bangert in Facility and Safety Identification

Brady Client Services  shared a new resource this week to better outline the goals and ultimate impact of creating a visual workplace. Their 'Create a Visual Workplace: 5S Plus Guidebook' resource explores the longterm benefits of such changes (e.g. waste reduction and cost savings) while also exploring...

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Sep 05 2014

Support Resources for Your Brady Products

Posted by Don Bangert in Facility and Safety Identification

I know that it may be hard to believe that there is still more to be aware of regarding what Brady has to offer with all that has been covered at this point.  Not unlike the thousands of students that are or will be returning to the class rooms this month to continue their education, we too must stay informed...

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Aug 12 2014

Meeting new OSHA Safety Sign Standards

Posted by Don Bangert in Facility and Safety Identification

Now that the warm weather we have all been waiting for is finally here, our workplaces may appear a bit underpopulated as everyone takes their well-earned vacations. It's also the perfect time to revisit those facility safety and maintenance needs. Lockout Tagout, proper identification of Arc Flash requirements and...

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Jul 15 2014

Brady's Link360 Software and Remote Integration

Posted by Don Bangert in Facility and Safety Identification

Last week in Standard Talks, we touched upon the hurdles that are still attempting to be cleared in regards to large-scale Cloud integration within the manufacturing and automation industries. While many remain ambivalent in regards to the service's security and cost, there undoubtedly remains day-to-day duties of any...

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Jun 03 2014

Brady Thermal Printers–A Comparison

Posted by Don Bangert in Facility and Safety Identification

Most of you already know that Brady has available two types of printers.  Those being the portables and the other being the bench top printers. I have attached files containing the attributes of each as they are listed in Brady’s two catalogs.  This should provide you with a compact tool to decide which...

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May 23 2014

Hubbell | Identifying Solutions for National Safety Month

Posted by Andy Penkalski in Facility and Safety Identification

Earlier this month, we looked at Leviton's stream of resources that have been made available for May's National Electrical Safety Month. To round out the season, we will look at some of the resources and benefits of Hubbell's wiring devices.  Hubbell Wiring Systems' commitment to helping you maintain a safe workplace...

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May 09 2014

Leviton looks at home safety for National Safety Month

Posted by Andy Penkalski in Facility and Safety Identification

Moving from the factory floor to the living room floor, Leviton has been celebrating May's annual National Safety Month by providing a less technical exploration  of ensuring electrical safety in the home. According to a Leviton press release, the company will implement a variety of new electrical safety resources...

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Apr 29 2014

First impressions of Littelfuse's iDesign web application

Posted by Andy Penkalski in Facility and Safety Identification

Last week, Littelfuse launched their new web-based fuse selector application, iDesign™. Ostensibly, this kind of digital selection tool should be a logical displacer of the standard catalog and database-scanning methods that have long been industry norms. In the way of circuit-related purchasing, fuse producers...

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Feb 28 2014

Crouse-Hinds LEDs | Safe & Reliable Luminaires for Your Facility

Posted by Michele DeWitt in Facility and Safety Identification

Eaton's Crouse-Hinds Business offers the broadest portfolio of LED luminaires for any industrial or hazardous application. Additionally, Crouse-Hinds utilizes more than 100 years of lighting expertise to optimize the benefits of LED technology to offer the safest and most reliable luminaire on the market.  ...

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Feb 14 2014

BMP41 | A Rugged, Portable Printer from Brady

Posted by Michele DeWitt in Facility and Safety Identification

Brady's new BMP41 Mobile Printer is an industrial thermal transfer printer designed to be taken into industrial environments. The new design allows the printer to survive drops up to 4-feet and comes in a durable hard case that makes it easy to carry the label supplies you need anywhere you need it. So, what new features...

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