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#212694 - 02/03/14 06:52 PM AFCI receptacles
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It looks like Leviton has AFCI receptacles.
Does anyone else now/yet?

Can they replace regular receptacles?

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#212695 - 02/03/14 07:57 PM Re: AFCI receptacles [Re: cgw]
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Pass & Seymour (P&S) Legrand has had a phantom device that pops up occasionallyinpics. Ihave never seen it, nor have I seen a Leviton device yet.
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#212696 - 02/04/14 01:15 AM Re: AFCI receptacles [Re: cgw]
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I found this
http://www.leviton.com/OA_HTML/SectionDisplay.jsp?section=55015&minisite=10251
I haven't checked for availability in Canada yet.

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#212756 - 02/10/14 06:38 AM Re: AFCI receptacles [Re: cgw]
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I haven't seen any of them yet. I wonder how well they will work?

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#212764 - 02/10/14 06:22 PM Re: AFCI receptacles [Re: cgw]
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Harold:
Ihave not seen anyasof yet. I requested a 'sample' from Leviton, but heard nothing.

P&S Legrand salesman only had the prototype last time I spoke to him, and that was 'his'.

John
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