Thursday April 4, 2013
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How to specify an arc flash relay
How to specify an arc flash relay

As awareness grows of the extreme danger of arc flash hazards for electrical and maintenance workers, and in response to greater focus on arc flash from OSHA and NFPA 70E, building designers are being asked to consider arc flash prevention in the electrical systems that supply power for HVAC, elevators, plant... Read More

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FAQs on arc flash: Understand, assess the dangers
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Littelfuse has compiled a series of questions related to arc flash and hazard prevention. Q: How much energy is in a typical arc-flash incident? A: A phase-to-phase fault within a 480 V system with... Read More

Achieving effective selective coordination design
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Selective coordination requires integrating different components, technologies, manufacturers, and standards. There is no standard, cookie-cutter approach that can be applied effectively across... Read More

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Staying Ahead of the Curve: Five trends in mechatronics
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Pioneered in automotive manufacturing plants, control automation technologies have made significant headway into many other industries. Automated systems optimize space and productivity, performing... Read More

Manufacturing ‘resurgence’ possible with accelerated effort
Manufacturing ‘resurgence’ possible with accelerated effort

A new report release by The Aspen Institute and the Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation (MAPI) last week says that an acceleration of policy changes already in place could lead to... Read More

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