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  • Understanding NFPA 79 (.pdf)
    NFPA-79 is the electrical standard that has been developed by the National Fire Protection Association NFPA) and is "intended to minimize the potential hazard of electrical shock and electrical fire hazards of industrial metalworking machine tools, woodworking machinery, plastics machinery and mass
  • NFPA 79 Standard Update: When to Use AWM Cables
    Revised NFPA 79 standard permits the use of certain AWM cables, many of which can be used for high-flex applications.
  • NFPA 101 (R) 2015 20 Frequently Asked Questions
    The Technical Questions Service is free with your NFPA Membership. Our Technical Questions Service provides a convenient way to receive timely and consistent technical assistance when you need to know more about NFPA codes and standards relevant to your work. Responses are provided by NFPA staff
  • Save Time and Money by Meeting the NFPA 79 Cable Requirements
    NFPA 79: Electrical Standard for Industrial Machinery - 2012 Edition. NFPA-79 is the section of the National Electric Code (NEC (R)) that focuses on the electrical wiring standards used with industrial machinery. NFPA-79 applies to the electrical equipment used within a wide variety of machines
  • Mersen Publishes New Tech Topic on Significant Changes to NFPA 70E Standard 2012 Edition
    NFPA 70E is a consensus standard whose stated. purpose is to provide practical electrically safe work. conditions. The development of NFPA 70E was originally. promoted by OSHA in 1975 and the idea was accepted. by NFPA to develop a new Standard. This standard only. has the force of law
  • Understanding NFPA 86: Safety Ventilation and Continuous LFL Monitoring
    The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) establishes fire safety standards, including standards for the safe operation of processes. NFPA 86, the Standard for Ovens and Furnaces, addresses the safe operation of Class A, Class B ,Class C and Class D ovens, dryers, and furnaces, thermal
  • NFPA 285-2006 Approval for Wall Assemblies Using Foam Plastic Insulation (.pdf)
    This white paper briefly describes the National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA) 285- 2006 standard fire test, which has attracted a great deal of attention in recent years. It is important to note, however, that some version of this critical test standard has been codified since the late 1980s.
  • Significant Changes to the NFPA70E Standard - 2012 Edition
    NFPA 70E is a consensus standard whose stated. purpose is to provide practical electrically safe work. conditions. The development of NFPA 70E was originally. promoted by OSHA in 1975 and the idea was accepted. by NFPA to develop a new Standard. This standard only. has the force of law
  • Role of NEMA, Including Standard Publication No. LS1 (.pdf)
    National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) may be best known for LS-1, but also serves as a collective mouthpiece for SPD manufacturers relating to other Standards such as UL 1449, IEEE C62 series, IEC 61643 series, UL 96A Master Label, NFPA 780, etc. There is rarely a surge related
  • Infrared (IR) Window Installations into Medium Voltage Switchgear
    adding to the extent of the injury sustained from the arc alone. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), "Standard for Electrical Safety Requirements for Employee Workplaces" now requires employees to wear flame resistant (FR) protective clothing wherever there is possible exposure