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Furse Lightning & Surge Protection

Furse Lightning & Surge Protection

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Published by: SANJAY BHATTACHARYA on Jul 31, 2010
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New European Standards Regarding Lightningand Surge ProtectionJoe Ellwood
 
•Lightning facts and characteristics•Direct effects and damage•Secondary lightning effects –surges/transient overvoltages•How do they damage equipment?•The problems transients cause and why protection is required•Recognisedprotection measures•BS 6651/BS EN 62305 -comparisons•Where to apply protection•Key requirements for a protector•Questions & Answers
New European Standards RegardingLightning and Surge Protection
 
Lightning strikes the earth 100 times a secondDischarges in excess of 200,000 amps
•Can energize half a million 100 watt light bulbs!
Direct damage is obvious and immediately apparent
•Damaged buildings, trees, fires•Personal injuries, death
•Tendency to strike taller structures and objectsHowever ground strikes are common where distance betweenstructures is greater than twice their individual height
Lightning Characteristics

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