General Manufacturing Inc

1336 W Wiley Ave
Bluffton,  IN  46714-2244

United States
  • Booth: 1863

General Manufacturing has been building Saf-T-Lite® brand portable and mounted work lights since 1962.  Recognized for it's leadership in building quality work lights at the leading edge of technology, General Manufacturing was first to market with cool operating fluorescent lights in 1962, high output compact fluorescent lights in 1986 and LED lighting in the 1990's.  Saf-T-Lite products include MRO Maintenance Lighting, Machine Lighting, Explosion Proof Lighting, and Cordless Lights. 

General Manufacturing also builds quality power supply reels under the brand name Saf-T-Powr™.  Models range from a 6" diameter slim profile steel reel to our Industrial Grade Series 5505 reels.  Safety features include circuit breakers and GFCI.  Innovative features such as our Saf-T-Lok™ locking outlet mean you never accidently unplug again!  Uses range from a simple but powerfull overhead power supply reel to a side mounted, reversed power reel for mobile carts. 

Most Saf-T-Lite® and Saf-T-Powr™ models are designed and built in the USA so you can count on a quality product that is designed to last in the Commercial and Industrial Markets. 


  • Stubby® LED Work Light
    The Stubby® LED work light can be used as a portable work light or as a mounted machine light. Compact size and bright light make the Stubby LED perfect for small to medium work areas....

  • The new Stubby® LED work light is built in two versions; a portable maintenance light, and as a mounted machine light.  Compact size and bright light make the Stubby LED perfect for small to mid-size work areas.  The Stubby LED comes with Light Smoothing Technology™ designed to virtually eliminate glare and shadows associated with typical LED lighting. The lamp assembly comes with ruggedized driver to make sure the light stands up to hard use that industrial users require.  The replaceable lamp assembly has a 50,000 hr. life rating and delivers 520 lumens of bright white light.  A variety of models with cord and reel are available.  Hanging options include our Magmount™, Direct Mount Brackets, and Lite Grip™ with flexible neck.

  • Saf-T-Lok™ Never Accidentally Unplug Again!
    The new Saf-T-Lok™ outlet from General Manufacturing is available on a wide variety of Saf-T-Powr™ power supply reels. The locking feature works on all plugs that have holes in the blades....

  • Under the Saf-T-Powr™ brand name, General Manufacturing is building it's Saf-T-Lok, locking outlet onto a variety of power supply reels.  The outlet is a standard NEMA 5-15P configured receptacle that locks onto almost any standard Grounded or Polarized plug. The outlet face is lighted so you know the outlet is ready for use.  Saf-T-Lok reels range from a 9" diameter steel reel with 30' 16/3 cord all the up to our Series 5505 reel with 70' of 12/3 cord.  Check out the Saf-T-Lok so that you will never accidentally unplug again!

  • 110, 210 and 310 Series LED Machine Lights
    General Manufacturing will be introducing its 110, 210, and 310 Series machine lights at the show. Models are available in two lengths and a various levels of light output. A variety of mounting options are available....

  • General Manufacturing is introducing their 110. 210, and 310 Series LED machine lights at EASTEC 2019. Models come in two different lengths, 27" or 51".  Lumen output ranges from 1200 lumens all the way up to 7200 lumens. 

    • 110 Series has a single row of LEDs that deliver 1200 or 2400 lumens of light.
    • The 210 Series has two rows of LEDs that deliver 2400 or 4800 lumens of light.
    • 310 Series models have three rows of LEDs delivering 3600 or 7200 lumens of light.

    All models are water tight to NEMA 3S rating. Standard with 25' cord and molded NEMA 5-15P grounded plug.  Diffusers over the LEDs prevent glare in the user's eyes.

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