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Product News

CBI launches new Astute Range of IoT smart products

CBI-electric: low voltage’s newly launched Astute Range of Smart IoT products can be used in residential, commercial, agricultural and light industrial applications to remotely switch geysers, lights, underfloor heating, pool pumps, etc. via the CBI Home App.


The Astute Range currently includes the Astute Smart Controller (ASC), the Astute Smart Isolator (ASI) and Astute Smart Plug (ASP), with more products in the pipeline for this range.  The Astute Devices are energy monitoring, scheduling and control switches with both load management and automation capabilities.  

EBM – Class 1, single and 3 phase energy meters

The energy broadcast meter (EBM) is a class 1 billable meter. The meter is available in a single and three phase variation. Power consumption is indicated via a 7-digit tamper-proof counter showing kWh consumption and a red LED, pulsing at 1000 pulses per kWh. The meter has an IP54 (outdoor) rating. The EBM operates at a nominal current of 5 A and is rated up to 80 A. The units are produced in 120 V/ 60 Hz or 230 V/ 50 Hz derivatives.

CBI-electric launches a remote actuation unit

With the introduction of renewable energy into the main stream market and the drive for higher data performance of systems, companies are looking to exploit the enabling possibilities of DC power.  These developments in technology and increased DC power usage require dedicated DC protection equipment.


CBI-electric assists Customers with Auto Load Shedding

CBI-electric has, for a number of years, developed products that contribute substantially towards the efficient use of electrical energy. Products such as energy management devices and automatic load shedding devices, now have renewed significance as they have been developed to enable end-users of electricity to themselves manage their own power usage. Automatic load shedding maintains consumption below maximum demand, thereby saving penalty charges.

CBI-electric full DC product range

With the introduction of renewable energy into the mainstream market and the drive for higher data performance of systems, companies are looking to push the boundaries of how DC can be applied.  With all of the advances in DC usage, dedicated DC protection equipment is essential to ensure the safety of systems, equipment and people.


CBI-electric launches New Socket Outlet with integral USB ports

CBI-electric: low voltage is pleased to announce the launch of their new USB Socket Outlet.  The new aesthetically pleasing socket outlet is a standard 240 V AC Euro socket outlet with a twist. In addition to the option of 2 complementary plug sockets, it has 2 integral USB ports.


CBI-electric launches New Comprehensive MCCB range

CBI is pleased to launch a new comprehensive range of standard and enhanced Moulded Case Circuit Breakers (MCCBs) from 15A right up to 1200A. This new range, complementing CBI’s other product ranges, provides stock variation reduction and has already found favour in both the South African as well as overseas markets with orders for the product rolling in.