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The Basics of Stray Current Control

Reducing or preventing corrosion is a main concern in electrical systems. When DC voltages exist in applications such as railway traction, solar or battery power systems, corrosion can cause major issues in terms of grounding system integrity and effectiveness, or even environmental issues with unintended leakage from underground pipelines.

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Combat Copper Theft: How to Protect Your Investment

Copper is viewed as the global standard for electrical conductivity in the utility sector. It’s high current carrying capacity coupled with its resistance to scratches and breakage, and…

2 Products that Will Immediately Reduce Copper Theft Risk

Copper theft is proving to be a global epidemic, costing the U.S. alone $1 billion in losses, according to a 2010 study by the U.S. Department of Energy….

3 Ways the New Alliance of Telecommunications Industry Solutions Guidelines Deter Copper Theft

Copper has been the most widely used material in telecommunication wiring due to its conductivity , relatively low cost and reliability and corrosion resistance in a wide range…

How to Prevent Railway Copper Theft: A Costly Epidemic

Copper is highly sought after due to its high market value and versatile applications. As a result, CNBC declared copper theft to be “an epidemic” in 2013. Copper…