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Carlo Gavazzi Launch The DEA71 And DEB71 Earth Leakage Monitoring Relays

DEA71 DEB71 earth leakageCarlo Gavazzi has launched the DEA71 and DEB71 range of earth leakage monitoring relays, used to detect earth leakage current which can be potentially dangerous when un-detected in electrical networks.

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Mersen Launch The New 1500VDC Photovoltaic Fuse Holder Product Series

HP15FHM32AMersen global expert in electrical protection and control for electrical power systems is excited to announce the launch of the globally certified HP15FHM32 1500VDC HelioProtection® fuse holder series for photovoltaic applications.

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BS 7671 Requirements for Electrical Installations. IET Wiring Regulations Released

bs7671At around 500 pages long, BS 7671 Wiring Regulations is the UK’s main electrical safety standard. This must have document sets out requirements that detail how to perform electrical installations safely. First published in 1882, the 2018 version is the 18th edition of what in the Electrical sector is known as “the Regs.”

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The First Type 3 Device Protection With Push-in fast Connection Technology

plugtrabThe world's first type 3 surge protective device with Phoenix Contact Plugtrab SEC Push-in fast connection technology offers a high level of protection of the industrial power supply. Push-in connection technology enables you to perform quick and tool-free installation of the products.

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Mersen Exhibits An Expanded Portfolio Of Electrical Protection Components At Intersolar Europe

Mersen exhibited an expanded portfolio of electrical protection components during Intersolar Europe in Munich. As Intersolar Europe was held in parallel with EES ( Electrical Energy Storage), it was the perfect opportunity to showcase how much Mersen’s product line has grown since the company changed is name 8 years ago.

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New British Standard For Residual Direct Current Detecting Device For Mode 3 Charging Of Electric Vehicles

BS IEC 62955BS IEC 62955

Residual direct current detecting device (RDC-DD) to be used for mode 3 charging of electric vehicles

Publication Date: 05 June 2018

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Crabtree’s Miniature RCBO Spells Safety In The Home And Garden

CrabtreeRCBOIt goes without saying that electrical installation work in a home must be designed and installed to protect people from fire and electric shocks, but what about the garden? Given the greater risk of electric shock outdoors, there’s a need to protect homeowners outdoors, too.

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Easily Lock Out Circuit Breakers For Safer Machine Interventions

brady cb lockoutCircuit breakers are easily switched on and off which can cause problems for professionals carrying out an intervention. Shocks and extreme injury can be the results of prematurely reactivating a circuit.

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British Standard For Lightning Protection System Components Published

BSENIEC62561 2BS EN IEC 62561-2:2018

Lightning protection system components (LPSC). Part 2:
Requirements for conductors and earth electrodes (IEC 62561-2:2018)

Publication Date: 12 April 2018

Replaces BS EN 62561-2:2012

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British Standard For Low-voltage Surge Protective Devices Amended

BSEN61643 11BS EN 61643-11:2012+A11:2018

Low-voltage surge protective devices
Surge protective devices connected to low-voltage power systems.
Requirements and test methods

Amendment date: May 2018

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