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Old 05-23-2015, 08:24 PM   #71
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The PO who was an electrician had installed one in the electrical bay. Two years ago, due to a stupid mistake on my part, while plugged in at home I sent 220 volts into the MH and started a fire. Caught it soon enough that damage was minimal. But it fried a TV and a DVD player. It was then that I noticed the key switch on the surge protector was set to bypass. Best surge protector in the world won't help if it is set to bypass.

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We are in a campground in western North Carolina. My wife noticed when she walked by the refrigerator that it had switched to propane. She called me in and before I could really tell anything I heard the click of the surge protector and the refrigerator went back to AC. Not sure if it was low or high voltage but was sure glad I had just installed the Surge Guard. I have the TRC Surge Guard model 34520 30 amp. 
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if you had a Progressive Industries, it would tell you what the problem HAD BEEN.
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Old 05-24-2015, 07:18 PM   #74
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Just my opinion, a good surge protector with EMS is like Life Insurance, you don't realize you need it until it is too late!

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