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Protect Your Fleet From Electrical Fires With Flaming RiverĀ® Battery Disconnect Switches!

Mechanical and Automatic Safety Switches for Heavy-Duty Trucks       

BEREA OH, February 21, 2018 – 8 out of 10 vehicle fires are caused by avoidable electrical issues stemming from faulty electrical wiring; why take a chance with your fleet of trucks? Flaming River Industries, Inc. ®, the industry leader in battery disconnect safety switches, offers a complete line of mechanically and automatically-actuated switches to protect your fleet.   

Flaming River Industries, Inc.’s ® Big Switch is a corrosion-resistant heavy-duty, mechanically operated battery disconnect switch rated for up to 250 amps of continuous current and 2500 amps for five second intervals(#FR1044). For extreme applications requiring even greater protection, see the NEW Big Switch 500 battery disconnect switch, which is rated for applications requiring a continuous current of up to 500 amps (FR1046). The heavy-duty, easily operated Big Switch 500 features silver contacts which connect to silver-plated copper terminals – high-quality, ultra-conductive components designed specifically to operate under demanding current loads. These electrical components are encased within a waterproof impact and temperature-resistant glass-filled nylon housing which withstands extreme vibration, making it ideal for heavy-duty truck applications.

Prefer a switch that automatically disconnects the battery when you park your vehicle? Flaming River Industries, Inc.’s ® Watch Dog Automatic Battery Disconnect Safety Switch (#FR1057) utilizes your choice of one of four pre-programmed time-delayed settings to disengage the battery when the vehicle is turned off. Flaming River Industries, Inc.’s ® also offers the Electro-Wizard Automatic Battery Disconnect Switch that will remotely disconnect the battery with a toggle switch conveniently mounted within easy reach of the driver (#FR1051) or ignition key activation (#FR1052).

For more Information about battery disconnect safety switches from Flaming River Industries, Inc. ®, visit , or call 1-866-897-5495. To keep up with the latest news and product information from Flaming River Industries, Inc. ®, Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.

About Flaming River Industries, Inc. ®

For 30 years Flaming River Industries, Inc. has been manufacturing a complete line of steering systems and solutions along with battery disconnect switches and electronics.  These products service a variety of applications in the race, street rod, classic car, truck, muscle car and commercial truck areas.  Headquartered in Berea, OH Flaming River Industries, Inc. features an integrated environmental and quality system that are ISO registered (ISO 14001:2015 / ISO 9001:2008 respectively).