Summer in motorhome: how to travel with batteries always charged

Every year millions of campers set off and it is important to have the camper equipped with everything you need, well-functioning and especially with the batteries charged. Yes, because the batteries are critical to the operation of the engine and services such as light fixtures, heating vents or water pump. Therefore it's necessary to ensure [...]

The technology of lead-acid batteries for photovoltaic systems

The best known use of batteries VRLA lead is as already stated several times that related to the security sector. Alarm systems, video surveillance systems and fire systems are in effect the main destinations of use. It should not be forgotten, however, another important application of lead-acid batteries: photovoltaic systems. This type of batteries are [...]

BIG BAT lead batteries and lithium batteries: the new catalog ELAN 2016

Last November 2015 Elan launched first catalog of bigbat notes, lead batteries and lithium batteries. Today the new release comes ad offers a catalog with all new graphics and imaging logic of various types that Elan provides installers and distributors. The new catalog presents both the division between lead-acid batteries and lithium batteries, is [...]

How to choose the right network cable (UTP, FTP, Cat5e)

In this article we want to deepen the aspects that may seem to the most trivial or unnecessary, but that they are often subject to confusion. The cables on which we want to put our attention today are the network cables for indoor and outdoor use. The LAN network cables are mainly used for the [...]

Cables for alarm systems, CCTV and data network: the new catalog Elan 2016

From February 2016 Elan, a cable manufacturing company for alarm systems, fire alarm systems, CCTV and data network, provides the new cables Catalogue 2016. The catalog reflects the new corporate image and the new communication strategy undertaken by Elan in 2015 for its 25 years of activity. The catalog is divided by destinations [...]

Wired or wireless alarm and video surveillance system. Which one to choose?

In the installation of an alarm system, the choice of type of technology has to be adopted is undoubtedly the most important. To eliminate any doubt, we can say that there is not absolutely a better technology than the other. The alarm system must be efficient and installed in an appropriate manner, whatever the choice [...]

Fiumicino Airport fire: prevention with fire cables

Do you remember Fiumicino airport fire that broke out in May 2015 at terminal 3 causing a flight ban and destruction of 1,000 square meters of shops? The prosecutor of Civitavecchia did the incident clearly. The liability is due to firefighters, who started the fire extinguishing operations with a 35-40 minute delay, to ADR (Roma [...]

2017-03-29T09:10:48+00:00 June 19th, 2016|Case History, Fire Cables|0 Comments

Why choose a PVC cable for alarm systems

The polyvinyl chloride or PVC is the material most commonly used for the insulation of cables for alarm systems and security systems. Characterized by versatility, the material can meet various requirements of use. Depending on the formulation of a PVC insulation cable it can normally be used at a temperature ranging from 70 ° C [...]

Cables and batteries among the Italian excellences for Sole24Ore

Elan has received a recognition from Sole24Ore as an excellence of Made in Italy and Made in Marche for the high quality and reliability that distinguish the company. The famous Italian business journal shows the capacity that Elan, born more than a quarter of century ago, has had to respond [...]

2017-03-29T09:10:48+00:00 May 26th, 2016|News & Events|0 Comments

Elan cables and batteries at IFSEC 2016 Fair in London

ELAN renews the appointment with the International Exhibition IFSEC 2016 which will be held in London in June from 21 to 23. IFSEC is the point of reference for over 40 years in the security industry, and fire fighting systems. Every year, thousands of customers and suppliers meet to discuss the latest technologies and [...]