Solar water heater becomes life killer without effective surge protection devices

Solar water heater surge protection is very important. Jiangxi Province recently passed the relevant field sampling survey found that more than 80% in rural areas in Jiangxi Province roof solar water heater is not installed surge protection device. In a lightning thunderstorm weather, this is top of the building and no safety lightning protection device of solar water heaters, it is easy to become triggered lightning burglary life killer.

Lightning protection experts said the metal components of solar water heaters are more common with electric heating function, if there is no effective lightning protection measures, can easily become a lightning strike targets. Lightning mains and signal lines through the water heater into the room, if at the time someone is taking a bath with a solar water heater will directly endanger the lives and safety.

Lightning protection experts said that the current Jiangxi Province has entered the lightning-prone period, thunder residents should not be used at home, solar water heaters, solar water heaters and preferably unplug the power to prevent and reduce the harm caused by lightning strikes.