AFCIs - From a standards perspective


Arc Fault Circuit Interrupters (AFCIs) are required by the National Electrical Code to further reduce the hazards resulting from residential electrical fires. The UL 1699 Standard contains the testing and certification requirements for various types of AFCIs. Both the NEC and UL 1699 Standard are American National Standards Institute documents, established… (More)


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@article{Lippert2013AFCIsF, title={AFCIs - From a standards perspective}, author={K. J. Lippert and Thomas A. Domitrovich}, journal={2013 IEEE IAS Electrical Safety Workshop}, year={2013}, pages={57-61} }