NYC Emergency Light, Wet Location - 2 Heads

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Regular price $367.99
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New York City Wet Location Emergency Light

The WLEL-NY Series Wet Location emergency light is designed for use throughout the five boroughs of New York City. NYC emergency lights, including this wet location model, are designed, constructed, and approved for use by the New York City Building Department. New York City emergency lights are required to be installed into all facilities and buildings that do not have a backup generator that keeps the lighting system operable during an emergency power outage.

This waterproof New York City emergency light is designed for oudoor use and other environments in which moisture is present. Waterproof emergency lights come with an option for an internal battery heater. The heater allows the battery backup system to remain functional in freezing temperature environments. Since New York City experiences freezing temperatures during the winter months, the WLEL-NY is usually purchased with the battery heater option.


New York City Wet Location Emergency Light Dimensions
  • New York City Approved
  • Fiberglass housing is waterproof and oudoor rated
  • 9-watt lamps provide powerful illumination
  • Push-to-test button with LED charging indicator
  • Internal Heater option for freezing environments
  • UL924 Listed for the United States
  • 5 year warranty


The WLEL-NY wet location New York City emergency light is designed for back (surface) mount installation onto normally inflammable surfaces. New York City emergency lights are individually approved by the NYC Building Department for use throughout the City.

External Specifications

New York City emergency lights are normally constructed from steel, but oudoor emergency lights such as this are constructed from fiberglass which is sealed to prevent moisture from entering the housing. The top mounted lamp heads are 9-watt halogen bulbs that can be angled to ililluminate a large area. The wattage of the emergency light, along with the battery capacity, can be increased to improve illumination power or to extend emergency run time.

Electrical Specifications

his wet location New York City emergency light operates using 120 or 277v AC electricity. This UL Listed New York City emergency light comes with a standard 90-minute, 6-volt battery backup.

Code Compliance

New York City Approved. UL924 Listed for the U.S. and Canada, CS860, NFPA, Life Safety 101, UL Listed for Damp Locations.


Five-year warranty on parts, five-year prorated warranty on battery.


8-10 year expected lifespan on all components except replaceable battery (five-year lifespan)


Battery Heater - The unit can be outfitted with an internal heater that keeps battery backup system ready for emergency mode operation for applications that feature freezing temperature environments.


90-minute battery backup system features brownout protection and low-voltage disconnect, ensuring a long lifespan. Push button for easy testing is simple and reliable.


Durable and rugged, this NYC emergency light can provide powerful illumination in a variety of different environments.

Overall Value

The most affordable New York City wet location emergency light available.


This emergency light is suitable for surface (wall and ceiling) installation. This model is suitable for indoor and oudoor wet location installations on normally inflammable surfaces. Use two of three provided wires to connect the unit to AC power. Use the black(120v) and black(Common) wires for 120v AC connections and the red(277v) and black(Common) wires for 277v AC connections.

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