UFC 3 -520-01
June 10, 2002
Figure D -4. Excessive Lead Length Caused by Over-Sized Enclosure
Warranty. A minimum 5 -year full-replacement warranty is required. Longer
warranty intervals are desirable.
D-2.10 Price. The previous specification criteria attempt to provide an adequate
minimum level of surge protector performance. Given this approach, the low bid can be
used provided that the selected supplier confirms the required performance att ributes
listed in paragraphs D -2.1 through D -2.9 .
PERFORMANCE SPECIFICATIONS THAT ARE NOT IMPORTANT.
Introduction. The previous section listed the important surge protection
attributes. This section discusses performance attributes that either are less important
or are possibly misunderstood because of inconsistent termino logy in the industry.