Protection against electrical shock and aquarium equipment damage
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Ground fault circuit interrupter turns regular outlets into safety outlets
Instantly shuts off power to protect aquarium equipment from electrical damage
Essential electrical safety equipment for aquarium hobbyists
Protection against electrical shocks and equipment damage. Five Outlet ground fault circuit interrupter (GFCI) converts a single outlet into 5 safety outlets. 24" Inline GFCI Perfect for indoor and outdoor use, the 2' In-Line GFCI has a heavy-duty, 12-gauge, 3-outlet power cord and built-in GFCI protection against hazardous shock from damaged cords or exposure to water.
Hazardous electrical leakage levels in appliances and tools
Electric shock caused by appliances and tools exposed to water
How does it work?
Shock Buster instantly detects ground fault caused by electrical current leakage
Shuts off power in a fraction of a second
Built-in electronic sensing device detects leakage currents as low as 4mA**
**(4 thousandths of an amp - very low) and in a fraction of a second turns the power off to prevent injury.
Plug GFCI into a 120 VAC power outlet.
Verify that the red LED indicator turns on. This indicates power to the GFCI output receptacle.
Press the test button and verify that the red LED light turns off.
Press and release the reset button and verify that the red LED indicator turns on.
The GFCI is now ready to use.
24" Inline GFCI Specifications
Class A GFCI, 4-6mA Trip Level
Open neutral protection
NEMA 5-15P and (3) 5-15R outlets
2 ft. 12/3 AWG SJTW cord
Provides protection for 2 and 3 wire grounded appliances and tools
Highly visible for added safety
Allows for Compliance to NEC Article 305-6, "Temporary Wiring" and Meets OSHA Standards for Construction Site Usage
Five Outlet GFCI
Plug into any 3-prong dual outlet
Converts electric outlet into safety outlets
Ideal for family TV rooms, dens, dormitory rooms, garages, basement rec rooms
Five outlets with Shock Buster protection
If the GFCI fails to trip (turn off) when the test button is pressed or fails to reset (turn on), the device is defective and should not be used.
If the GFCI tests properly without a load applied but trips each time a load is connected, then the load has a ground fault condition and needs to be repaired or replaced. DO NOT bypass the GFCI if this condition occurs. A real shock hazard may exist.
TOWER's GFCI products will provide protection against ground faults when used with a 2-wire receptacle and a 3-wire to 2-wire adapter. However, it is best to use a 3-wire grounded outlet for ground fault circuit interrupters equipped with a ground pin. It will provide additional protection against electrical shock hazards.
TOWER's GFCI products will not sense ground fault conditions on the input conductors; therefore, it is recommended that all additional extension cords should be connected to the GFCI output.
This device is to be used on normal distribution systems 120VAC/15AMPS 60HZ maximum.
The GFCI is a safety device. Do not use the TEST and RESET buttons as an on/off switch.
All Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters do not protect against electrical shock resulting from contact with both current-carrying conductors of an electrical circuit.
Do not connect any extension cord longer than 100 feet to the GFCI output to avoid the possibility of nuisance tripping.
Test frequently and before each use to ensure proper operation.
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