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2013-11-15 23:26:32

New ALLTEC facility to deliver innovative, high-quality surge suppression devices for the U.S.

2013-11-13 23:22:57

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2013-11-05 23:24:05

Development of New Plasma Pulse Tools To Be Made in the U.S.A Houston, Texas (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Novas Energy USA, a wholly owned subsidiary of

2013-10-31 23:34:30

N1000 and N2000 encoders and decoders are certified to UL 2043 specifications. (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 SVSi is pleased to announce successful plenum

2013-10-29 23:02:49

Lex Products unveiled a new line of rugged portable power distribution units specific to the military. Shelton, Connecticut (PRWEB) October 29, 2013


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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Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.