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2015-02-09 23:04:24

Longtime leading supplier of explosion proof lighting equipment Larson Electronics has announced the release of a heavy duty extension cord designed to provide secure connection of explosion proof

2015-01-26 23:04:38

PEARL Conference keynote will be delivered by James White of Shermco Industries.

2015-01-14 08:22:46

Richmond, Va-based Madison+Main works with LPI in building new online presence to be unveiled at LPI/ULPA Lightning Protection Conference in March MARYVILLE, Mo., Jan.

2015-01-13 12:29:55

WOKINGHAM, England, January 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Acal BFi [http://www.acalbfi.com/uk/?utm_source=rs-trekpr&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=pr ], European leader

2015-01-05 08:24:26

2015 Edition Includes More than 200 Updates and Revisions to Help Keep Canadians Safe TORONTO, Jan.

2014-12-17 23:03:27

TheHardwareCity.com consistently expands its inventory to include the latest in electrical supplies and more. Farmers Branch, TX (PRWEB) December 17, 2014

2014-12-05 08:20:46

MADRID, December 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - The group won the H set comprising a 230 kV and 105 km long transmission line running parallel to the


Latest Electrical safety Reference Libraries

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2010-10-21 17:15:50

A lightning rod is a metal conductor mounted on the top of a building and connected through a wire to the ground to protect the building from lightning. The rod should conduct the electricity from a lightning strike down through the wire instead of passing through the building. The rod is just a single component in the lightning protections system along with rooftop conductors and multiple conductive paths. Benjamin Franklin invented the lightning rod in 1749. The taller the building the...

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2007-05-21 06:18:54

The Electric eel, Electrophorus electricus, is a species of fish. It is capable of generating powerful electric shocks, which it uses for both hunting and self-defense. It is a top predator in its South American range. Despite its name it is not an eel at all but rather a knifefish. Taxonomy The species is so unusual that it has been reclassified several times. Originally it was given its own family Electrophoridae, and then placed to a genus of Gymnotidae alongside Gymnotus....

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