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2014-08-30 23:04:55

Automatic Lightning Protection supplier launches new website offering all necessary lightning protection equipment and installation instruction manuals. Mosinee,

2014-05-30 23:16:58

LenoRF, a world-leading electrical accessory manufacturer, has recently announced its new collection of lightning protectors. (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 LenoRF,

2013-12-24 23:03:38

Recently, RFcnn.com has announced its new collection of lightning protectors. (PRWEB) December 24, 2013 RFcnn.com is a famous China-based protector supplier.

2013-12-12 23:00:26

Famous arrester online supplier, RFcnn.com, has released its latest gas tube surge arrester collection. (PRWEB) December 13, 2013 Famous arrester online

2013-12-04 23:24:49

Recently, RFcnn.com has released its new lightning protector selection. (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 Recently, RFcnn.com, a popular company of high end

2013-08-29 23:18:47

L-com has released two new coaxial lightning and surge protectors that can be crimped directly onto 400-series low-loss coaxial cable, reducing the insertion loss that would be created by plugging

2011-06-19 07:40:00

* In Support of National Lightning Safety Awareness Week, June 19-25, 2011 MARYVILLE, Mo., June 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Lightning Protection Institute (LPI) and the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) are joining forces to promote public awareness about lightning safety and lightning protection.

2010-06-20 08:10:00

*In Support of National Lightning Safety Awareness Week, June 20-26, 2010 HARTFORD, Conn., June 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hurricanes and tornadoes receive the news coverage, but according to Underwriters Laboratories (UL), lightning accounts for more than one billion dollars annually in structural damage to buildings in the U.S.

2008-07-27 00:00:33

PART of a church steeple crashed to the ground through the church roof as thieves tried to steal a copper lightning conductor. They were stripping valuable lead and copper from St John the Evangelist Church in Birkby when the top of the steeple collapsed.


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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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