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Electrical Surges

This information is the result of a computer search through more than a thousand references. Included were-references from: Bell Labs, IBM, DOE, National Documentation Library, IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers), EPRI (Electric Power Research Institute), Electrotek Concepts Inc., Z-World Engineering, Kalgo Electronics Inc., Rose Business Systems, a variety of text books and much …

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Water Treatments

This isn’t a new-product report although some will be mentioned; nor is it a how-to-do-it because there is no one answer to pure water. It’s an examination of some pros and cons surrounding a complicated subject. First, let’s get rid of some myths and dispose of some fraudulent claims. You’ll find plenty of both in …

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Batteries and Other Electric Stuff by phred

This starts with the basics then gradually gets more advanced, with more extensive tests and interpretations. Some topics are mentioned several times, usually with more details and explanation, sometimes for emphasis. Even experienced RVers should start with the basics — there are a lot of misconceptions when it comes to batteries. Updated: 10/2002 BATTERIES–AND OTHER …

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Sources and Resources by phred

WARNING: None of this is writ in STONE. People change, businesses change, ‘phone numbers change, addresses change, products change. Today’s sliced bread becomes tomorrow’s old hat. A FURTHER WARNING: Some of the most innovative and efficient products for RVs were never intended for RV use and are therefore not “rated” as such by their manufacturers. To avoid product liability …

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Financial Safety

We need financial safety awareness because, let’s face it, most of us use credit or debit cards because we don’t want to carry large amounts of cash with us. Here are some great tips to keep you from getting ripped off using plastic. Credit Card Tips for Financial Safety Do not sign the back of …

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