Aluminum Edge Lit Green LED Exit Sign | Surface Mount

Base Code: ELSM-G

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Aluminum Edge Lit Green LED Exit Sign | Surface Mount

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AC Only: 3-5 Day
Non-Standard Options: 7-10 Day


A Premium aluminum housing and UV stabilized ultra-clear acrylic paneling makes this Green LED letter exit sign architecturally pleasing. The included universal mounting kit allows top, lateral or flush installation. Installable press-on directional arrows can be placed to point towards exit direction.

Available in Recessed Mount (ELSM-G-RM)

Compatible Battery: B3A-48

How To: Replace battery and faceplates

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 USA
  • Listed for damp locations
  • Engineering grade aluminum extruded housing
  • 5 watts energy usage (battery backup models)
  • Field installable directional indicators
  • AC On indicator light and push-to-test switch (battery backup models)
  • 120/277V operation
  • Please allow 3-5 days for black or white finishes - Call for rush orders

Previous Product Codes: ELSM-G, ELR-G


Dimensions (May Vary by Model)
Weight10.00 lb

What's included?

  • Green LED Exit Sign
  • Clear Single Sided "EXIT" Faceplate (with optional adhesive arrows)
  • Mirrored/White Double Sided "EXIT" faceplate (extra cost)
  • Mounting Canopy, Installation Instructions & Hardware
  • NiCad Battery - Must connect the battery after installation


The ELSM-G Edge Lit Exit Sign series signage panels are constructed of high polish injection molded virgin acrylic. Mylar divider standard on double sided units. Standard housing finish is aluminum. Also available with white or black housing finish.

Emergency Operation

Upon failure of the normal utility power, an internal solidstate 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 ELSM-G Exit Sign is designed with a maintenance-free battery that provides a minimum emergency duration of 90 minutes. Recharge time of the battery is 24 hours. Operational temperature range is 32°F (0°C) to 122F (50°C).

Self-Testing Option

This unit continuously monitors the AC power, battery supply voltage, emergency lamp condition and charging circuit. If failure is detected, the multi-color LED indicator light will indicate the status and adjust when it has been corrected. Unit will automatically perform NFPA required monthly and annual testing. Refer to user manual for details.

Electrical Components

Dual voltage input 120/277 VAC operation. 220V/50Hz Special voltage available. LED display indicates AC/ON. An external push button test switch on battery backup units allows maintenance personnel to quickly determine the operational status of the unit. Unit offers surge protected, solid state circuitry.


The ELSM-G LED Exit Sign series is suitable for wall, sloped, high, or standard ceiling mounting. Unit include field installable directional arrow indicators. All hardware is included.

Mounting Configurations   Mounting Configurations Explained

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Q JEFFREY WEAVER • 02/25/2022, 5:39:49 PM What is the "Assembled in the USA" mean? How does it arrive if it is not assembled in the USA?
A Exit Light Co. It means only Assembled in the USA
Q Christopher Reed • 12/08/2022, 9:39:47 AM what is the listed viewing distance of the ELSM-G LED side-illuminated sign?
A Exit Light Co. The standard viewing distance for this unit is 100’
Q Jacob • 03/03/2023, 2:07:40 PM Is it remote capable?
A Exit Light Co. The ELSM units are not available with remote head capability. However, the COMBOELR-G unit is available with this option. Please note "Remote Head" must be selected from the drop-down box and is an additional cost.
Q Jared Keel • 04/05/2023, 5:13:47 PM I am needing Aluminum Edge Lit Green LED Exit Sign | Surface Mount but with only one directional sign. How would this work or is there another model with left and right arrows?
A Exit Light Co. These signs come with field-installable arrows for easy customization. There is no need to specify arrows
Q C Meacham • 05/12/2023, 10:09:03 AM Do all versions of this unit perform auto-testing?
A Exit Light Co. No, not all versions of this unit are self-testing. The self-testing feature is optional and must be selected from the drop down box before adding the product to the cart.
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