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  1. recharging lead acid exit light batteries

    General Electrical Discussion
    We need to replace about 20 lead acid batteries (of about 40 in the entire facility) in exit and emergency light units at a non profit venue. After the power was out for 4 days here due to Hurricane Sandy many of these batteries failed to recharge. I believe this would satisfy FEMA's...
  2. separate circuits for smoke det, emerg lights, or exit signs?

    General Electrical Discussion
    does multi-family Residential code require separate circuits for any of these: 1. exit signs 120v with battery backup 2. emergency lights, which are battery backup ballasts built-into fluorescent light fixtures 3. smoke detectors, 120v with battery backup. I say separate ckt for the smoke...
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