Last Activity:02-12-2014 11:08 AM
Posted in thread: AFCI vs GFCI Receptacle for Bedroom on 02-11-2014 at 11:09 AM
Sounds like there are no solid believers in AFCI receptacles for older homes... as it would
only protect a device plugged into the AFCI outlet and any extension cords for shorts. Although
I'm wanting ...
Posted in thread: AFCI vs GFCI Receptacle for Bedroom on 02-10-2014 at 11:21 AM
Thanks guys, I hear what you are saying but I don't fully understand why an AFCI Receptacle is
of no value over a GFI in this situation... (by the way, the curling iron does not have a GFI
Posted in thread: AFCI vs GFCI Receptacle for Bedroom on 02-09-2014 at 01:53 PM
Hi,I have an older house built 1938 which has mostly 2-wire BX wiring throughout. I plan on
replacing a few polarized 2-prong outlets to 3-prong... and was considering an AFCI receptacle
for added saf...