As a major distributor of specialist LED lighting, Penn Elcom explains how it keeps actively involved in the rapidly changing LED market.
Holding large stocks of various LED products, including high bays, T8 tubes, downlights, panels, emergency power packs, LED flex tape and modules, control gear, motion sensors, connectors and accessories, Penn Elcom has a significant role in the specification and supply of architectural, commercial, industrial, residential, signage and retrofit LED.
In addition to being one of the largest distributors of LED products in the world, with stock holdings and depots across the globe, we also have multiple production facilities with extensive resources. This means we have the capabilities to supply customers with bespoke products and services that other companies cannot. In addition to this, we have in-house industry experts who have working experience with all kinds of LED installations.
Key advantages of using Penn Elcom
– Free technical support for all the LED products.
– Kitting service providing LED pre-wired into custom length profiles.
– Wiring service/custom length LED cables ready stripped, tested, labelled and packed individually.
Technical specification and advice
Experienced Lighting Team
Our LED team quantifies more than 65 years of experience. From simple to complex designs and from residential to architectural projects, our team will assist you at each step in finding and specifying the best products for your needs. We have worked on many prestigious projects with different electrical contractors and designers, including Oxford University, Selfridges London, The Source BMX Park, Bateman’s Museum, and various private residences.
We can supply you with a detailed assessment report showing energy and maintenance savings for each area, including the estimated return on investment, guiding you to the best approach for your project.
Facilities and services
Powder coating facility
Our powder coating facility in Hastings, UK, means we can offer a wide variety of colours and effects for aluminium profiles and more. We are able to powder coat up to 2M lengths and can even offer salt proof protection for profiles.
Colours available as standard: black, white, blue, yellow, green and gold (custom colours are also available upon request.)
3D printing, product design and laser etching
Our manufacturing capabilities allow us to build and quickly supply mock-up samples for projects, as well as the option for bespoke or customised products.
We can offer for the aluminium profiles, end caps and mounting brackets as an OEM service:
– Laser etching
– CAD design
– Rapid prototyping with in-house 3D printer
– Series production
Manufacture of bespoke light fixtures
Extensive range of customisable LED aluminium extrusions
We offer a customising service for all Comus LED and Osram aluminium profiles and covers. This includes: cutting to length, drilling or punching, and adding grommets and gaskets for fitting power feeders through the back or side of the profile. Special lengths (up to 4M) are also available upon request.
Custom wiring and LED assembly
Our technical and wiring team works to the highest standards, providing reliable wiring and assembly services, all at a fast pace with short lead times. The service supplied includes; cutting LED strips to length, soldering custom lengths wires, fitting heat shrinks, and inserting the LED strips into pre-cleaned aluminium profiles. At each step, all necessary precautions are taken to ESD protect the LED modules.
Automated cabling facilities
Penn Elcom stock a comprehensive and dedicated range of LED flat and discrete cables designed for LED lighting, from single to multicore. Custom cable assembly is facilitated with in-house automated machinery and our dedicated team of engineers.
Testing and product labelling
Our comprehensive service is completed when each light fixture is tested. Upon request all light fixtures can be connected to a power supply fitted with a UK or European plug. Each LED strip or light fixture is then packed and labelled individually in antistatic bags or wraps.
Supply and distribution
Large Stock and batch recording
Penn Elcom stocks large quantities of LED products around the globe, ensuring quick delivery. We also keep records of the product batches we supply, saving time for customers looking to upgrade or extend an existing installation.
As well as stocking our own brand of products, Comus LED, we also stock Osram, LEDVANCE and Integral LED, and have a strong relationship with these manufacturers. Therefore, we do not just have a large choice of products and solutions, but can also offer highly competitive pricing.
Penn Elcom is one of Osram’s main LED distributors in the UK, of both flexes and profiles. High value stock on the shelf and a worldwide distribution system allows us to deliver these products at a very competitive price quickly.