Steel Housing LED Emergency Light | UL & Chicago Approved

Base Code: EL-CHLED

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Steel Housing LED Emergency Light | UL & Chicago Approved


NEW Steel housing emergency light approved for City of Chicago. Features 6V LED lamps along with a durable 20-gauge steel housing available in black and white housing.

Compatible Battery: B6V4A Battery

Compatible Remote Head(s):
RHB-L (Multi-Volt Option)
RHB-WPL (Multi-Volt Option)

This product has been tested to meet all required U.S. standards by Underwriters Laboratories, Inc. (UL), the most widely recognized U.S. nationally recognized testing laboratory (NRTL).

UL Listed
This item has been tested and meets safety standards imposed by the Underwriters Laboratories (UL).

LED Lighting

LED Lighting
This product uses energy efficient and long lasting LED's.

Battery Included

Battery Included
This product contains a battery for backup power. The battery must be connected during installation.


  • UL 924, NEC, OSHA and NFPA 101 Life Safety Code
  • UL Listed for Damp Locations
  • Universal 120/277 VAC (60Hz) input
  • Includes two adjustable LED lamps - 349 lumens per lamp
  • Remote Capacity of 5.4W on remote head capable models
  • Automatic low voltage disconnect (LVD)
  • Push-to-test switch
  • Charge rate / power-on indicator light


Weight10.00 lb

What's included?

  • Steel Housing LED Emergency Light
  • Installation Instructions & Hardware
  • 1 SLA Battery (Located Inside unit)


The EL-CHLED series steel housing emergency light is constructed from 20-gauge steel with a white or black finish. Head lamps are also constructed from steel (polycarbonate lens).


The EL-CHLED series steel housing emergency light comes with 2 fully adjustable LED heads lamps that provide a total of 335 lumen. The unit is equipped with (2) 6V 3.3W LED lamps heads.

Emergency Operation

Upon failure of the normal utility power, an internal solid-state transfer switch automatically provides uninterrupted emergency operation for at least 90 minutes. The fully automatic solid-state, two-rate charger initiates battery charging to recharge a discharged battery in 24 hours.

Battery - Battery Backup

The EL-CHLED series steel housing emergency light is equipped with a maintenance-free 6V 4.5Ah rechargable SLA battery.

Operational Temperature

Temperature Ratings
Series Temperature 
Battery Backup 68°F to 122°F


Total Luminaire Lumens : 335
Input Wattage: 5.4W
Input Voltage: 6V

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Suggested mounting height of 7.5ft illuminates 1 footcandle (FC) spaced at 62ft for a 3ft path of egress.

Mounting height of 10ft illuminates 1 footcandle (FC) spaced at 50ft for a 3ft path of egress.

Mounting height of 20ft illuminates 1 footcandle (FC) spaced at 42ft for a 3ft path of egress.


Spacing is measured in lab condition with an assumed open space, no obstruction and reflection rates of 80 (ceiling) / 50 (walls) / 20 (floor). Actual spacing may vary depending on what environment the fixture is installed in.
Steel Housing LED Emergency Light | UL & Chicago Approved Photometrics

Remote Head Capable Option

The total capacity is 5.4W. This allows the EL-CHLED unit to supply power to additional 6V remote heads. These remote heads would then operate on the same emergency mode as the standard units (see Emergency Operation Section).

Electrical Components

Dual voltage input 120/277 VAC operation. LED display indicates AC/ON. An external push button test switch allows maintenance personnel to quickly determine the operational status of the unit. Unit offers surge protected, solid state circuitry.


The EL-CHLED series steel housing emergency light is suitable for wall installation. Includes universal knockout pattern on back plate. Side and top knockouts for conduit feed applications.

Mounting Configurations   Mounting Configurations Explained

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Steel Housing LED Emergency Light | UL & Chicago Approved Dimensions

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