How does a surge protector work?

Answer Surge protectors contain a semiconductor device that in some ways is similar to a special kind of fuse which constantly monitors the incoming voltage for "spikes" of very high voltage which, if not... Read More »

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If I plug a surge protector into a surge protector, do I get double the protection?

Incredible! What a load of crap! Alpha sector of a circuit breaker???The only answer I can agree with, says he's an electrical engineer, but the reason I agree with him is because he's basically ... Read More »

How to Disguise a Surge Protector?

A surge protector allows you to plug in multiple appliances and electronics safely and easily. Unlike an outlet or extension cord, most surge protectors contain extra safety precautions that will h... Read More »

Do you need a surge protector for LCD TV?

I'd be a good idea, but it isn't necessary. On the off chance that there is a power surge and the surge protector on your house doesn't work it will protect it.

How to Choose a Surge Protector?

Power surges can potentially damage electronic devices if not adequately protected. Surge protectors provide protection against power surges, which are an electrical power spike that can burn up th... Read More »