Member Needs Help Surge Protection
We've got a personal problem you may be able to help with. My significant other girlfriend had her house (an older home) hit by lightning, frying her phone, answering machine and negatively affecting her computer (to what extent, no one really knows yet). So now she's into Surge protection.
She went out yesterday and bought a BELKIN "SurgeMaster" surge protector that protects to the tune of around 2655 joules. It has 6 outlets, 1 phone line "in" and 2 "outs." This protection device has an indicator light that is supposed to shine when grounding is present. Instead, the light flickers briefly and then goes off.
The guarantee on the product implies that the consumer is entitled to up to $250K in damage insurance if the device is used on a grounded circuit.
My questions are these:
Mike Holts Comment: Please only answer this questions if you truly understand surge protection.
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