Surge Protection Device News

Narrow Protection For 3-conductor Applications

termitrabPhoenix Contact is adding a customised solution for impedance-sensitive signal circuits with more than two signal wires to its Termitrab complete range of narrow surge protective devices for MCR technology.

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BS 7671:2018 / 18th edition: A Step Ahead For Surge Protection

surge trapFrom 1st January 2019, BS 7671 2018 supposes a big change for the surge protection in the UK.

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Surge Protection Is Mandatory In Accordance With NFPA 79 (2018 edition)

nfpa79The NFPA 79 Electrical Standard for Industrial Machinery is one of the most important industry-specific standards in North America. As of the standard's current 2018 edition, surge protection is now also a mandatory component of all industrial machinery.

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Citel’s Lightning Counter Provides Real Time Localised Detection Of Lightning

citel LSC AAvailable from specialist distributor Switchtec, a Lightning Current Counter from leading Surge Protection Device Manufacturer “Citel” which records localised lightning strikes.

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Requirements For Overvoltage Protection

Crabtree surgeWith the introduction of the 18th Edition the decision-making process for inclusion of overvoltage protection in electrical installations has changed. Here, Dave Enefer, Devices Product Manager at Crabtree, one of Electrium’s leading brands in electrical components, looks at the latest requirements for overvoltage protection.

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Narrow Surge Protection For I/Os And Controllers

TermitrabTermitrab complete type 3 pluggable device protection from Phoenix Contact protects the 24 V power supply of end devices against surge voltages.

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Switchtec’s Surge Protection Devices Are Perfect For Modern Street Lighting Applications

SPD for Street LightingSwitchtec’s Surge Protection Devices Are Perfect For Modern Street Lighting ApplicationsAvailable from specialist distributor Switchtec, Citel surge protection devices (SPDs) meet onerous new legislation set out in the latest IET Standards’ ‘Guide to Highway Electrical Street Furniture’. Significantly, Citel SPDs meet the tight new legislation where many of the existing LED drivers with integral surge protection do not.

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AFDDs Requirements, Recommendations & Solutions

Crabtree StarbreakerTo help designers and installers comply with the 18th Edition IET Wiring Regulations Crabtree has launched a range of AFDDs (Arc Fault Detection Devices) that fit into any new or existing installation with a Starbreaker consumer unit.

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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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