alternative energy   by   John Drake Services, Inc...
          IOTA Engineering, Quick Cable , Thin-lite LED & fluorescent lights,
Bogart Engineering, Solar Converters, Flexcharge - full line retail sales.

Our specialty is having it in stock when you need it.

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We are open Monday through Friday
6:00 am to 5:00 pm
Pacific time.  
(562) 423-4879

1427 E. 68 th. St.
Long Beach, CA 90805

We can no longer offer will call pickups of merchandise.

For the largest selection of In-Stock  
Solar Converters, Inc. items  
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For the largest selection of In-Stock  
IOTA Engineering items  
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The largest selection of In-Stock  
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If you have questions please call us.
E-mails are fine if you need a yes or no answer.
Questions requiring long answers are best done with a five minute phone call instead of several e-mails over a long period of time.

We do not ship out of the United States nor can we accept non-U.S. payments other than on-line payments from our Canadian neighbors.

We ship to the lower 48 States, Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands only.

Please see the following for:

Overnight shipping is available Monday through Friday on all instock items when the order is placed using the black Go e-merchant shopping cart or by phone before 11:30 am Pacific Time.
Orders with Next Day Air shipping received after 11:30 am may not ship out the same day.

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Please scroll down this page, you will find descriptive links to each page in our website.

Our selection of in-stock low voltage dc LED and Fluorescent lights is the largest in the United States.
We are direct current lighting specialists.

All of the items shown on our website ship from our inventory, at our location in
Long Beach, Calif.
We DO NOT drop-ship merchandise from manufacturers to the customer.

We will be closed from 5/27/16 until 6/3/16.

We will begin shipping orders again on Friday, June 4th.

You can easily find what you need with the
Site Search / Quick Index by clicking onto the following link:

The following links will take you to our quick indexes for the
following major product groups:

Ballasts ( D.C. Inverter Ballast ) by IOTA Engineering:


Ballasts (replacements) by Thin-Lite:


Battery chargers by IOTA Engineering:  


Battery System Monitoring and Maintenance:


Battery terminal adapters:


Battery terminal & cable lug covers:


Cable lugs, ring terminals, by Quick Cable:


Charge Controllers / Regulators & Air or Water heating diversion loads by:

Bogart Engineering:


Solar Converters:


DC Rated Fuses and Fuse Blocks:


DC voltage up or down converters:  


Generator Starting Switch - Automatic Universal by Solar Converters


LED Lights by Thin-Lite


Linear Current Boosters for Solar Pumping:


Low Voltage D.C. Lighting by Thin-Lite and Flexcharge and inverter ballasts
by IOTA Engineering:   


Thin-Lite replacement ballasts:   21 Thinlite Replacement Ballasts

Thin-Lite Fluorescent lighting: 19 Thinlite Indoor Fluorescent Lights  or


Thin-Lite LED lighting:  19 A - LED Lighting by Thin-Lite

Thin-Lite replacement lenses:  22 Thinlite Replacement Lens - Diffusers

Timers, Photoswitches and Voltage Controlled Switches:




Voltage Controlled Switches:   Voltage Controlled Switch

We ship US Priority Mail Monday through Saturday and UPS Monday through Friday.

Page indexes by manufacturer:

The following are links to each page in our website:

We have several hundred different items in-stock to provide you with a source for your alternative energy, back-up power, stand-by power, RV, medical,
emergency / service vehicle, transportation,
research, lighting, communications, municipal,
industrial and marine / boating needs.

We sell the following alternative energy and low voltage d.c. products:
quick strip, cable stripper, Solar Converters, IOTA Engineering battery chargers, IOTA power, automatic transfer switches, Flexcharge products,   Bogart Engineering Tri Metric, LCB - linear current boosters, dc timers, dc photoswitch, Quick Cable products, generator start switches, Thinlite dc fluorescent light and lighting fixtures, dc flood lights, battery chargers, dc fuses, dc circuit breakers, class - T fuses, class - T fuse blocks, ANN fuses, ANN fuse holders, Anderson SB Quick Disconnects, splicing blocks, power distribution blocks, deltec co. dc shunts, maximum power point tracker charge controllers by Solar Converters, replacements for Todd Engineering, and more.

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