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Video: How to select a TVSS or Surge Protective Device using the EZ Selector

Issue:
Selecting the appropriate Surge Protective Device (TVSS) for your specific application.

Product Line:
Surge Protective Devices

Environment:
North American Products

Resolution:
The Surge Protective Devices EZ Selection Tool makes it easy to choose the correct product for your application. The following video shows how quickly you can determine which surge protective device meets your specifications:



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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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