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Video: How does one select an appropriate TVSS or Surge Protective Device using the EZ selectors tool?

Follow the steps below for selecting Surge Protective Devices. Click on the EZ Selector link for an interactive guide to selecting a catalog number.

The TVSS and SPD EZ Selection Tool makes it easy to choose the correct Surge protective Device for your application!

 

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Residential Surge Protection – Information on our complete Residential surge offer

Helpful information to get you started:

Residential Surge Protection

1.      Do you need a Type 1 or Type 2 device?

2.      What is the voltage system that the Surge Protection Device (SPD) will be applied to?

3.      What is the peak surge current needed per phase?

4.      SPD going to be internally or externally mounted?

5.      What level of coverage is needed?
 

OEM Surge Protection

1.      Do you need a Type 1 or Type 2 device?

2.      What is the voltage system that the Surge Protection Device (SPD) will be applied to?

3.      What is the peak surge current needed per phase?

 

Commercial/Industrial Surge Protection

1.      Do you need a Type 1 or Type 2 device?

2.      What is the voltage system that the Surge Protection Device (SPD) will be applied to?

3.      What is the peak surge current needed per phase?

4.      What NEMA rating does the Surge Protection Device need to have?

5.      If retro fitting into existing Square D gear what type? (NQ Panelboard, I-Line, QMB, Busway, or MCC Units)

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