Frequently asked NEMA electrical enclosure questions answered!

September 22, 2011 by

Today we’re discussing various aspects of NEMA electrical enclosures with Gerard Winstanley, Program Manager at NEMA. We discuss the use of electrical enclosures, the meaning of NEMA type numbers, classified locations, and ratings.

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What is carbon monoxide, what are its sources, and what are the health effects?

September 21, 2011 by

This is the second of a podcast series focused on carbon monoxide detection. Today we’re discussing some of the frequently asked questions about carbon monoxide gas with Richard Roberts, Industry Affairs manager for Honeywell Life Safety and Co-Chair of the NEMA 3SB Smoke/CO Group.

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What is LVDC, and what are its uses and benefits?

September 14, 2011 by

In this podcast we’re discussing the field of Low Voltage Direct Current, or LVDC, with Ken Gettman, Director of International Standards at NEMA. We will also consider some of the sources, applications, and benefits for LVDC usage. For more information about LVDC, visit NEMA’s LVDC Workspace at

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