I have seen in different North American sites multiple references to Arc Fault Detection solutions.
I struggle to find such solutions in IEC markets.
Is there any reason for that? Would such solutions exist in Europe?
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Thank you for this question.
The Arc Fault Detection Devices (AFDD) exist in the European market since 2014.
The product standard that describes the performances of this type of protective devices, IEC 62606, has been released in 2013, and since 2014, the IEC 60364 (installation standard) recommends the use of AFDD in residential and buildings installations:
For more information, please consult:
AFDD offer manager