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#206030 - 05/12/12 02:06 AM Blower motors on AFCI OCPD  
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Im dealing with tripping AFCI's with blower motors on the circuit. I would imagine the motor and AFCI industry has implemented standards to prevent this. Is anyone aware of such standards? Could save me a bit of time tracking them down, Thanx!


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#206035 - 05/13/12 09:42 AM Re: Blower motors on AFCI OCPD [Re: sparkyinak]  
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I have to ask, why are there 'blower motors' on an AFCI protected circuit?



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