June 2019

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    Draper Tools Stockists

    Posted on: 25 Jun 2019. Category: Draper tools stockists

    Draper Tools are a no nonsense customer focused tool supplier serving a few different industries. 2019 is there 100 year anniversary and their ranges are constantly improving. Here at Ablectrics we stock the Draper Expert range, which is made for the trade and the Knipex range of VDE Pliers and cutters all manufactured to the standards we come to expect from the Germans. These VDE Knipex tools are rated at 1000v for the times when disconnecting a supply isn't possible(and only for the skilled electrician to do). The Draper Expert VDE screwdrivers have hardened and tempered steel blades for strength and durability with a precision tip, the blade sleeve is fully insulated and they have a ergonomic soft grip handle. These screwdrivers are available individually or in a 11 piece set(complete with moulded case) We also keep a range of other draper tools including saws, hammers, allen keys and dust masks. We also have Brother Label machines to satisfy labelling all those cables.

    You can view and buy these products(and many more from the link below):


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    Vent Axia Stockists Bristol

    Posted on: 24 Jun 2019. Category: Vent Axia stockists bristol

    Ablectrics is a stockist of Vent Axia Fans, Specifically the Svara Kitchen and Bathroom Fan. This fan is the UK's first App controlled fan and can be set up through and app and the built in Bluetooth. This control makes installation simple and was developed to allow households to control their indoor air quality by choosing intermittent or continuous ventilation. Within these settings you can also choose timer of Humidity functions.

    Default setting is a 10 L/s continuous trickle flow, the in built sensor increases this to 19 L/s and the fan can rise to a maximum of 30 L/s. The sensor can be set to a delay-on during the night as to avoid any unnecessary usage during quick bathroom visits. If you want a timer fan without having the correct wiring then the Vent Axia Svara is just the fan you need as only a live and Neutral is required. It's IP44 rating means can be installed in bathrooms(in the appropriate zone) and with a power output of 4w and only 17dBA(when in low trickle) means you will enjoy it's aesthetics rather than listening to it.

    You can view the Vent Axia Svara on our website from the link below or come visit our showroom to see a working model, and we can offer trade and bulk discounts:


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    Lighting Repairs

    Posted on: 21 Jun 2019. Category: Lighting Repairs

    Ablectrics Offers a repair service on your old/broken lights, We have a vast amount of supplies available to us to solve most problems and a specialist with years of experience. We can also create lights for you out of memorabilia you might have lying around to create some original lighting pieces, some of the items we have turned into light fittings are saxaphones, car parts, whiskey bottles and old electrical Meters.

    We would suggest to bring the light fitting into our shop to be able to give you a quote for the work, Or if you do not live in Bristol you can call us to discuss the work then arrange to send your light fitting to us, we can then rewire it and deliver it back. When sending lighting be sure only to send the bits needed to make the repair, light shades and any glass should be removed. This will avoid damage in transit. If the fitting is very fragile we would not advise sending it with a couriers, especially if the fitting is irreplaceable or very valuable. Although we will make every effort to package and protect it during transit we will not accept responsibility for damages.

    We specialise in rewiring desk lights and angle poise lamps(including herbert terry's), floor lights, wall lights and vintage pendants and have worked on 1000s of various lights over the years all repaired in our Bristol workshop. For a look at our price list click on the link below:


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    Bespoke LED Tape Lighting

    Posted on: 19 Jun 2019. Category: Bespoke LED Tape Lighting

    Ablectrics Electrical Wholesale can provide you with bespoke lengths of LED tape, We have available 4.8w, 9.6w and 14.4w per metre tape in either cool white or warm white. We cut, solder and join to you measurements on site in Bristol within a few days. Being a 12v tape we do not recommend any length to be longer than 7m in length, this can be overcome by running multiple lengths from the same driver to cover the area. Our tape is dimmable(when used with the correct driver) and we would recommend the Varilight Vpro range of dimmers to produce the best results. All our tape is IP65 which is ideal for commerical applications such as restaurants, cafes, clubs and pubs. These venues like to use the LED tape to light their drinks displays and the tape can be hidden in profiles to be more aesthetically pleasing. We have metal profiles available from Integral LED as well as a few others and these come in surface(flat or angled, recessed or plaster in recessed, We also stock the Orac range of surface wall profiles which are paintable and are used for indirect lighting to create mood lighting. You can view our tape and profiles form the links below:

    LED tape

    Orac wall Profiles

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    Gap Lighting Stockists

    Posted on: 18 Jun 2019. Category: Gap Lighting Stockists

    GAP LIGHTING was launched in 1999 and is a recognised leader of LED lighting solutions in the UK, With vast experience in the lighting industry combined with a passion for lighting and design, husband and wife team Geoff and Rachel Pring
    create and manufacture a contemporary collection of LED lighting products suitable for an extensive range of applications. The GAP brand integrates technological advancements and innovative designs and Each product is created with design and functionality at its core.

    Gap Lighting has a multitude of ways LED's can be use in the home, garden or commercial situations. Their Smart Sync range gives you wireless control of a selection of lamps and fittings which can be controlled by remote or their own Gap Light App, It's user friendly and easy to install and multiple products can be synced to work simultaneously or have different zones. They have a vast selection of outdoor LED's and you can find a link below on our website for their Decking kits(RGB or Warm White) and some straight to mains recessed ground lights. The Decking kits are a polished chrome finished fitting with plug and play connections for easy connectivity and are available in 3 sizes. The GL240 ground light is highly manufactured marine grade stainless steel(as are most of their outdoor fittings) with IP65 protection. It comes with 2m of mains cable for easy installation.


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    Industrial Lighting Showroom

    Posted on: 17 Jun 2019. Category: Industrial Lighting Showroom

    Industrial Style Lighting is one of the newer ways to decorate your home or business, It can introduce a new and exciting texture to the typical household surfaces we encounter, The rough and ready finish of concrete gives a hard industrial edge and captures a modern urban atmosphere. Steampunk metal finished fittings is another popular type, steampunk is based on pipework from industrial steam-powered machinery while the concrete fittings are a bit more modern. Concrete fittings are mostly pendants with Decorative LED's with a few wall and table lamps available. Our sister company Fraser Besant Lighting has produced a handmade Concrete Bezel for their downlight range, these downlights give you the primary lighting you need which a decorative LED doesn't give you while still keeping the industrial look. You can view these concrete downlights on our website through the link below. Some of our European suppliers have ranges of concrete pendants, spots table and wall lights all available to order, Eglo lighting, Faro Lighting and Ideal Lux Lighting all produce modern style concrete fittings(some of which are on display in our showroom) and there is links to a couple below:

    Concrete Downlights:

    Some of the concrete fittings we have on display:



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    Ablectrics Birthday Party 29th June 2019

    Posted on: 14 Jun 2019. Category: Ablectrics Birthday Party 29th June 2019

    Ablectrics is continuing our birthday celebrations with an open day on Saturday 29th June, We shall be moving some displays around in our Lighting Showroom to create some more space so you can mingle with others easier. There will be some entertainment during the day music and a BBQ(burger and a drink on us). We will also have the Collingwood Lighting Mobile showroom outside the front of the shop for a few hours to give people a glimpse of what can be achieved with LED's(and play around with some of their products), There is a link below to Collingwood's website to show what you can expect. Ablectrics is one of the longest established business on the Gloucester Road and this is to celebrate our 45th birthday and we should also have an appearance from Bristol's Lord mayor after the Armed forces day celebrations have finished.


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    Orac LED Profile

    Posted on: 13 Jun 2019. Category: Orac LED Profile

    Ablectrics electrical wholesaler is a supplier of Orac Decor Coving, Mouldings and LED profile. The LED profiles are the main focus here, these Indirect led lighting elements help create the atmosphere in private homes, shops, offices and hotels. Like all other Orac Decor® products, they can be painted along with the walls and ceilings.

    The cornice lighting range offers sleek designs as well as organically shaped models and most can be fitted as an uplighter or downlighter. One thing is certain: coving lighting profiles strengthen the architecture and are guaranteed to provide the right mood. Made from advanced materials, so they are resistant, lightweight and easy to install. These unique product features distinguish Orac Decor® profiles from products made of wood, MDF or plaster. The majority of the products are made from a high-quality polyurethane that allows for sharp details (Purotouch®). Part of the collection is made from an extruded, impact-resistant polymer (Duropolymer®), while the basic collection uses Durofoam®. A large number of cornice mouldings, panel mouldings and skirting are available in a flexible variant: Orac® Flex. Naturally, all of these products can be painted immediately to blend in with your decor, there is also a range of accessories that include adhesives and joint sealer.

    Our most popular profile is the C380 L3 LINEAR, This modern profile allows you to effortlessly integrate indirect LED lighting into your interior and can be combined with some of the other L3 profiles for an interplay of light and shadow, You can view the C380 LED profile on the link below, our LED tape can also be view through this page.


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    Bathroom Fan Specialist Bristol

    Posted on: 12 Jun 2019. Category: Bathroom Fan specialists Bristol

    A Bathroom fan, while not high on the list of items when redecorating, is one of the things that needs to have some thought put into it. Choose the wrong one and you'll be re-painting the ceiling or re-grouting quicker than you think. Here at Ablectrics we have been dealing with the biggest names for years. Airflow, Manrose, Xpelair and Vent Axia are all available and all provide us with the information needed to keep your bathroom moisture free. The majority of fans fitted in bathrooms are wall mounted 4 inch, Most have timers, some have humidity controls. The most common complaint about a fan is the noise level, this can be avoided though a number of fans and our most popular one are the Airflow Quietair QT100T and the Vent Axia Svara App controlled fan, both can be viewed on the links below.

    If you want to avoid having a fan on the wall the alternative is a inline fan, these hide in the loft with a run of ducting leading to a small slim round grill on the ceiling(as well as another heading outside). With the fan not being in the room this keeps the noise even lower than the aforementioned quiet fans. Our best selling inline fan is the Airflow Aventa AV100T(the owner here has had one himself for over 6 years and loves it). The link can also be found below, the 3 fans mentioned are all timer fans, timer fans do require different wiring to non timer fans and we are happy to advise you on any queries you may have.




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    Bespoke Lighting

    Posted on: 11 Jun 2019. Category: Bespoke Lighting

    Ablectrics electrical wholesaler can provide you with a selection of bespoke lighting. We, along with our sister company Fraser Besant Lighting, have been producing unique lighting pieces for many years. Our most recent piece is a pair of miniature cannons which are currently on display in our Bristol showroom. Fraser Besant Lighting produces a wide range of ceiling roses, shades and Lampholders, with a selection of braided cables available, that can all be mixed and matched to create your own pendants. They age and distress metals by hand on site to create some of the finishes which means every one is unique. These fittings are complimented by the range of Decorative LED's. Other pieces Ablectrics have on display are the 6 Light 600x600mm cube light, This light is a striking statement piece for any entrance hall or stairwell. We can produce this at many different sizes on request just make sure you can get it into your house., This light can be view on our website on the link below:


    LED tape is another Ablectrics speciality and we cut, solder and join here on site to your measurements. We have 3 different wattages and 2 colour temperatures all in stock and a selection of profiles(metal or paint over) to suit your needs. LED tape is now most peoples choice for under pelmet kitchen lighting alongside the mood lighting on shelves, in alcoves and around velux windows. Bars and restaurants are regularly using LED tape to light their spirit shelves. Like spending time in your garden in these warm summer evenings? Festoon lighting can give you different feels by the Light bulbs you choose to use, Decorative LED's for the relaxed look or swap them over to coloured LED's for a party or gathering. They are all available from us in either sets or made to order lengths. You can view some of the festoon and lamps below:


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