Surge Protectors

Surge Protectors May Not Be Enough

Kavita Boodram

On August 20th In Networking,Power
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Network equipment such as PCs, servers, and network switches can have their performance disrupted by AC power outages along with fluctuations in the current being provided to the devices. Common AC problems include “surges” where the voltage increases and then drops back to normal. Sag, sometimes called a “brownout,” is an event where the voltage […]

Are Your Installations Being Protected Properly?

Marco Cardazzi

On June 18th In Fire,Power
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Do you know if your surge protector is still providing protection for your Fire Alarm Control Panel? Or did it do its job and sacrifice itself to protect your equipment? These are critical questions, and most of the time, will be met with a puzzled look. Most surge protectors do NOT remove AC power load […]