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Old 11/10/09, 9:10 PM
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Default Re: GFCI on 2 wire systems

Originally Posted by mlarson View Post
As I said earlier 5 mA is non lethal in a normal person.

Hospital requirements are much lower for patient care areas. The limits are on the order of 100 microAmps allowable leakage current and 10 microAmps in certain areas without gong into more detail than is needed here.


my comment was not directed towards you. I just felt it necessary to explain to those without any electrical background because of the nature of the thread.

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