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#152279 - 05/05/04 06:48 PM Newfangled GFI
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Loc: Fullerton, CA USA
I found this in an '83 catalogue I have.
Of all the silly things to keep around for 20+ years, a (Reliance) FPE catalogue.



You think these GFI gizmos will ever catch on?...S

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#152280 - 05/06/04 06:44 PM Re: Newfangled GFI
circuit man Offline
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Registered: 11/05/01
Posts: 287
Loc: saluda,s.c.
hey electure i own one of those old FPE gfi's. bought it in a box of breakers. belive it or not the GFI portion actually works.LOL!

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#152281 - 05/13/04 10:06 AM Re: Newfangled GFI
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Registered: 02/21/04
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Loc: Bakersfield, CA (Originally Or...
"Available in stab-in & bolt-on types.."

I've only come across bolt-lag FPE breakers once in a school where we were hooking up portables... I had a hell of a time finding those things in 60A 3 phase!

-Randy

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#152282 - 07/02/04 08:12 AM Re: Newfangled GFI
iwire Offline
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Loc: North Attleboro, MA USA
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The Stab-lok GFI circuit breakers provide complete thermal/magnetic circuit protection


Heck that is new , non-GFI Stab-loks do not provide any protection.
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