How to protect household appliances during thunderstorm season?

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How to protect household appliances during thunderstorm season?

Here comes the April, a thunderstorm season.Today I’ll share some advice with you for how to protect your home appliance from lightning attack.

In general, the main reason why the lightning season affects the safety of household appliances is due to the intrusion of induced lightning. Inductive lightning refers to lightning electromagnetic pulses generated in various types of metal pipes and wires that enter buildings when lightning strikes. For a family, there are four main ways of inducing lightning intrusion: power lines, telephone lines, feeders for television antennas, exterior walls or pillars of houses.

So how can we ensure the safety of household appliances and personnel?
In addition to lightning rods, deflectors, and grounding bodies, you also need these protective measures.For the average family, three surge protection devices are needed: the first is a AC surge protection device, the second is the signal surge protection device for TV feed line, and the third is signal surge protection device for telephone line.The function of the SPD is to divide and limit the lightning electromagnetic pulses invaded from the line, so as to realize the safety of the household appliances protected by the surge protection device.

In the past, many people proposed not to use household appliances in thunderstorm days, such as unplugging the TV's power plug, antenna plugs, and not calling during thunder.Now that you have these surge protection devices, you can use your appliances safely in thunderstorm days.

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