AFCI

AFCI may refer to:

  • Association of Film Commissioners International
  • Arc-fault circuit interrupter

Other articles related to "afci, afcis":

Film Commission - Introduction
... The Association of Film Commissioners International or AFCI is based in Los Angeles with offices also in South Africa ... The mission of the AFCI is to be essential to the advancement and promotion of excellence in the global production of media on location, in an ethical and professional manner, and to this ... show is the Locations Trade Show which is organised by the AFCI ...
Arc-fault Circuit Interrupter
... An Arc Fault Circuit Interrupter (AFCI) is a circuit breaker designed to prevent fires by detecting an unintended electrical arc and disconnecting the power before the arc starts a fire ... An AFCI must distinguish between a harmless arc that occurs incidental to normal operation of switches, plugs and brushed motors and an undesirable arc that can occur, for example, in a ... An AFCI is selective so that normal arcs do not cause it to trip ...
National Electrical Code - Details of Selected NEC Requirements
... the 1999 code is the arc-fault circuit interrupter (AFCI) ... from hot to neutral would not trip a GFCI device since current is still balanced, circuitry in an AFCI device detects those arcs and will shut down a circuit ... AFCI devices generally replace the circuit breaker in the circuit ...
Arc-fault Circuit Interrupter - Electrical Code Requirements
... Code in Canada (CSA Standard C22.1), the national codes require AFCIs in all circuits that feed outlets in bedrooms of dwelling units ... Not all US jurisdictions have adopted the AFCI requirements of the NEC as written ... The AFCI is intended to prevent fire from arcs ...