[RFI] Surge suppressor distance from panel
n4zr at contesting.com
Sun Apr 11 09:43:31 PDT 2010
It is Staples house brand, UL listed.
73, Pete N4ZR
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On 4/11/2010 12:10 PM, Cortland Richmond wrote:
> My guess is, current limiting. Might catch fire or worse if the source is
> too stiff. Is it UL (or other safety lab) marked? Sounds like a recall
> waiting to happen.
>> [Original Message]
>> From: Pete Smith<n4zr at contesting.com>
>> To: RFI List<rfi at contesting.com>
>> Date: 4/11/2010 11:19:45 AM
>> Subject: [RFI] Surge suppressor distance from panel
>> I just ran across something I'd never seen before in the specs for a
>> surge suppressor (brand not important). It said "DO NOT install this
>> device if there is not at least 10 meters (30 feet) or more of wire
>> between the electrical outlet and electrical service panel." Why?
>> 73, Pete N4ZR
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