Emergency Light, Wet Listed - 6V 24W - Chicago Approved

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Regular price $367.99
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Chicago Wet Location Emergency Light

The Chicago Wet Location Emergency Light is the perfect emergency lighting fixture for oudoor applications in the Windy City. The NEMA 4X rated housing is constructed from durable polycarbonate that is hermetically sealed to insure protection from the elements. Two 12-watt halogen lamps are mounted to the top of the unit and are easy to adjust. This Chicago emergency light connects to 120 or 277-volt electricity and features a 90-minute sealed lead acid battery backup system.

Wet location, waterproof Chicago emergency lights back mount to most surfaces and feature a push button for easy testing of the battery backup system. You can depend on this light for years to come. We manufacture this light in the USA and our quality is guaranteed with a 3-year warranty. UL Listed for the US and approved for use in Chicago.


Chicago Wet Location Emergency Light Dimensions
  • 6 volt 24 watt capacity
  • Completely weatherproof NEMA 4X housing
  • Bright and powerful 12-watt lamp heads
  • Sealed lead acid battery backup with test button
  • 90-minute emergency run time
  • UL 924 Listed, meets NFPA Life Safety Code, compliant throughout North America


This oudoor emergency light is designed for the harsh weather conditions that can be present at a variety of times during the year in Chicago. Place this unit indoors or oudoors, it can stand up to just about anything. Order the internal battery heater option to insure functionality when freezing temperatures occur in the winter.


Fiberglass is a waterproof, high-grade polycarbonate plastic. The housing for the Chicago Wet Location Emergency Light is made from high-grade gray polycarbonate. The NEMA 4X housing will stand up to adverse weather conditions of all types.


Utilizes 120/277v AC electricity to operate and charge the battery. Comes standard with solid state charging circuitry, low voltage disconnect, AC lockout, and brownout protection. Available in custom voltages upon request.

Lamp Specifications

When ordering this weatherproof emergency light model as it is configured on this page you will receive a model with (2) PAR36, 12-watt lamp heads. Higher and more powerful lamp heads are also available; please call us to discuss other options and a price quote.

This weatherproof emergency light comes with (2) lamp heads but can also be ordered with one; or no lamps at all. When ordered with no lamps the unit is essentially a power supply for remotely located lamp fixtures.


Chicago Wet Location emergency lights come standard with a 6 volt, 24 watt sealed lead acid capacity battery. Higher capacity batteries are available and are paired with our higher wattage emergency light lamp head choices; please see the category page for Wet Location Emergency Lights that feature higher capacity batteries.

Chicago Wet Location emergency lights feature a 90 minute emergency run time after AC power to the building is lost. The recharge time for the battery is 24 hours and the max working temperature for the battery is 122 F. The sealed lead acid battery has an average lifespan of 3 to 5 years. Make sure to test your emergency light batteries on a monthly and yearly basis to comply with OSHA testing requirements.


To purchase a model with one or more of the options below (that are not offered above) please contact us via email or call us at 800-480-0707 for price and availability.

Self-testing - The unit can come with self-diagnostic testing that eliminates monthly and yearly testing of the battery backup system and alerts the user to any problems regarding operational functionality of the unit.

Nickel Cadmium Battery - The unit can come with a nickel cadmium battery. A step above the standard sealed lead acid batter, Ni-Cad batteries have a 5-7 year lifespan, are easier to replace, and decrease shipping weight.

Time-Delay - This option is ideal for installations that are utilizing fluorescent and HID lamps for general lighting purposes. The time delay feature keeps the emergency lights ililluminated for a preset period (usually 15 minutes) after power is restored since fluorescent and HID lighting can take 10-15 minutes to reach full brightness, even after a short power failure.

Voltmeter - This option gives a visual display of the voltage condition/level of the battery.

Ammeter - This option gives a visual display of the current that is being consumed by the emergency light at all time.


The weatherproof emergency light features a waterproof, oudoor rated polycarbonate housing that is extremely durable, sturdy and can handle moderate abuse. It is ideal for oudoor and wet location emergency lighting application.


This unit features a gray finish and is appealing because of its durability combined with affordability. Compliant for use in Chicago!


The value this Chicago wet location emergency light lies in its price. Purchasing this unit direct from our warehouse allows it to be offered at an extremely competitive price point.


Chicago Wet Location emergency lights back mount to normally inflammable surfaces. Conduit knockouts on this wet location emergency light are located on the back and side of the fixture.