surge protector

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Synonyms for surge protector

electrical device inserted in a power line to protect equipment from sudden fluctuations in current

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Rather than using bulky surge protector strips behind appliances, follow our tips and swap out the existing electrical receptacles behind your appliances for surge suppression receptacles.
On the website, specify the electronic equipment that needs protection and the Surge Suppression Selector will list the most suitable products for the purpose.
com), a firm specializing in electrical grounding, surge suppression, and lightning protection.
Combining common mode inductors, interference suppression capacitors, and surge suppression devices in a small "hockey puck" package, these Compact EMI filters are available for 100 to 120V or 200 to 240V, and can be mounted with a single screw for use in multiple locations within a piece of equipment.
He explains power disturbances and interruptions, surge suppression, voltage regulation, backup power sources, micro turbines, fuel cells, diesel engines, load management, and power quality issues.
The unit also uses a multistage nondegrading surge suppression circuit with a response time of <1 ns and common-mode filtering to eliminate power surges and sags.
Most models also offer surge suppression, filtered and electronically regulated outputs, individual power LED indicators, removable terminal blocks with locking screw flange, power switch with built-in circuit breaker, and camera synchronization circuitry, all in a 2U rack-mount chassis.
ILCs combine the transfer switch, the service disconnect, load center and surge suppression in a single enclosure.
Peter Janson from Boston asks: Do battery backup and high-performance surge suppression devices really work?
The units have circuit-breaker protection and surge suppression included, and feature 12 NEMA-style receptacles to distribute power to many devices.
The new Powerware 9350, expands our High 9's PowerTrain solution offering, which seamlessly integrates a full range of products including UPS, transient voltage surge suppression (TVSS), static transfer switches (STS), power distribution units (PDU), batteries, flywheels and emergency generators.
The systems installed included a 250-ground rod-grounding ring, master-grounding riser, lightning system, surge suppression, normal power and lighting, emergency power and lighting back up power generator, fiber optic lighting, six baggage conveyor systems, fire alarm, voice evacuation, paging, CCTV flight information, aeronautical radios, security and door alarms, white noise, gate-controls, building automation, fiber optic and copper wiring for voice/data and ticketing systems, aircraft maintenance Pits, boarding gate #1 and jet bridge #1.
With the increased efficiency of surge suppression equipment and the 100 feet from premises limitation, the broader electrical injury coverage may not be worthwhile.
Most QuickNetwork configurations include amplification for coax signals and surge suppression for both telephone and coax signals.
The TouchMaster has famous ISOBAR surge suppression circuitry, with 1,080 joules of spike protection at up to 54,000 amps.