Why use Surge Protection?
If you have your televisions, computers, or other expensive appliances or gadgets plugged directly into a wall, you're shouldn't. They should always be plugged into a surge protector. There are power surges and power spikes that will damage your electronics permanetely. These can be caused by voltage increases from a problem at the power company, power outages, or lightning strikes.
TYPE 1 SURGE PROTECTION
Type 1 Surge Protective Devices protect sensitive electronics from damaging effects of electrical surges. The CHSPT1 series provide commercial grade AC power protection and can be installed before or after a main disconnect. They can be used as replacements for what were known as secondary surge arrestors or lightning arrestors