Fault Circuit

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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 faults in a home are one of the leading causes for household fires ... Conventional circuit breakers only respond to overloads and short circuits so they do not protect against arcing conditions that produce erratic, and often reduced current ...

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