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#152279 - 05/05/04 09:48 PM Newfangled GFI  
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I found this in an '83 catalogue I have.
Of all the silly things to keep around for 20+ years, a (Reliance) FPE catalogue.

[Linked Image]

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


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#152280 - 05/06/04 09:44 PM Re: Newfangled GFI  
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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!


#152281 - 05/13/04 01:06 PM Re: Newfangled GFI  
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"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


#152282 - 07/02/04 11:12 AM Re: Newfangled GFI  
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The Stab-lok GFI circuit breakers provide complete thermal/magnetic circuit protection


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


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