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Surge Diverter

Safety switches are often confused with circuit breakers and surge diverters. It is important to know and understand the differences. Surge diverters protect the property from voltage surges such as those resulting from lighting strike.

The surge diverter captures the voltage spike in the wiring within the unit itself which would otherwise be transferred into the equipment and wiring within your home. Surge diverters do not act as a safety switch for personal protection against electric shock. It is designed to redirect over voltage from a power spike thus protecting you valuable and often expensive equipment

As Darwin is one of the highest lightning strike places in the world and with most houses full of expensive gadgets, it is invaluable to have a surge diverter fitted to you house. RMD Electrical Services specialize in the installation of some of the highest quality surge diverters on the market suited to the Territory high prone lightning strike.