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A Close Look at the Meiji All Plastic Home Panel (MAP)

A Close Look at the Meiji All Plastic Home Panel (MAP)

September 17, 2018

Why should you choose the Meiji all plastic home panel for your panel board needs? Provides total protection Durable and impact resistant Reduces risk of electrical hazards Aesthetic and simple design Quick and easy installation Wide application   Electrical enclosures are important components of any electrical system – whether for the home or not. You can ask your local electrical supplier in Metro Manila about this particular component but be prepared for a long discussion. There are many types of electrical enclosures available in the market such as junction boxes, consoles, electrical cabinets, motor control centers, and troughs. You might…

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Meiji Electric Christmas Items Introduction for “Ber” Months

September 14, 2018

What Christmas items from Meiji can you use to decorate your home and celebrate the festive season? Fiber optic Christmas trees Miniature Christmas villages Electric-powered snow domes Color changing LED snowman Additional Christmas decorations   As the leading electrical company in the Philippines, let us be the first to wish you Happy Holidays! Now, some may see this as an overly advanced greeting but we’re sure those in the Philippines will understand! For Filipinos, the 1st of September isn’t just the start of the 9th month of the year, it’s actually the beginning of a long and joy-filled Christmas season….

Explaining the Purpose of MCB, RCCB, and RCBO Devices from a Philippine Electrical Company’s Standpoint

Explaining the Purpose of MCB, RCCB, and RCBO Devices from a Philippine Electrical Company’s Standpoint

August 31, 2018

What’s the main purpose of MCB, RCCB, and RCBO devices? Miniature circuit breakers (MCB) – provide you with adequate overcurrent and short-circuit protection. Residual-current circuit breakers (RCCB) – provide protection against residual current or earth fault currents. Residual-current circuit breaker with overcurrent protection (RCBO) – capable of acting as the only protective device in the circuit.   When you ask an electrical company in the Philippines for a device for your final circuit protection, they’re going to have you choose among three items: MCB, RCCB, and RCBO. This could leave you stunned and confused but that isn’t the end. They…

Comparing Plastic and Metal Home Panel Boards

Comparing Plastic and Metal Home Panel Boards

August 28, 2018

What factors do you need to consider when it comes to choosing between plastic and metal home panel boards? Grounding Durability Installation Cost   A panel board, also often called distribution board, is an element of the electrical system that has the primary function of dividing the electrical power feed into supplementary circuits. In addition, it provides a shielding or a protective fuse/circuit breaker for each circuit in a single enclosure. If you go to your local electrical supplier in Metro Manila, you’re sure to find panel boards equipped with different components and in a wide variety of shapes. Oftentimes,…

4 Safety Precautions When Inspecting Your Home's Electrical System

4 Safety Precautions When Inspecting Your Home’s Electrical System

August 20, 2018

What important safety precautions should you follow when inspecting your home’s electrical system? Disconnect from the power source Use the proper gear and tools Remove every drop of water Mark and report all defective equipment   Incidents, casualties, and billions worth of damage have stemmed from defective and poorly maintained electrical systems, which is why it is imperative that you conduct a regular inspection of your home’s electrical system. Usually, these inspections are done by someone from a trusted and reliable electrical supplier in Metro Manila but you can get by with doing it yourself every so often. Professionals recommend…

Reasons You Should Get a Smoke Detector from an Electrical Company in the Philippines

Reasons You Should Get a Smoke Detector from an Electrical Company in the Philippines

August 15, 2018

Why should you get a smoke detector from an electrical company in the Philippines? It can decrease the risk of fire damage or loss. It complies with fire safety laws. It has advanced features you can take advantage of. It is durable and functional.   People tend to underestimate the importance of installing a smoke detector, thinking that they’d never have to deal with a fire for the entirety of their lives. While it is possible to never be involved in one, it is nothing but wishful thinking to believe that you are never at risk. Any electrical company in…

Understanding the Two Types of Transfer Switches

Understanding the Two Types of Transfer Switches

August 06, 2018

What do you need to know about the two types of transfer switches? The significant difference between manual and automatic transfer switches Advantages and disadvantages of manual transfer switches Advantages and disadvantages of automatic transfer switches   As a top electrical supplier in Metro Manila, we know more than a thing or two about transfer switches. For starters, they are necessary for homes or establishments that have more than one power source. Combined with these alternative power sources, they can save you from having to suffer through or lose revenue over blackouts and power outages. You can pretty much guess…

3 Safety Benefits of Installing GFCI Outlets

3 Safety Benefits of Installing GFCI Outlets

What are the safety benefits of installing ground fault circuit interrupter (GCFI) outlets? Prevents electrical shocks Puts a stop to electrical fires Saves electrical devices from damage   If you haven’t yet heard of ground fault circuit interrupter (GFCI) outlets from some other electrical company in the Philippines, friends, family, or acquaintances, then you’re in luck because we are going to tell you about it in this article! GFCI outlets are protective devices that help prevent a number of electricity-related incidents. Unlike standard receptacles or regular outlets that simply allow electricity to flow from your supply to whatever device is…

4 Electrical Safety Tips After a Flood

4 Electrical Safety Tips After a Flood

July 30, 2018

What are the most important electrical safety tips to remember after a flood? Avoid entering flooded rooms. Don’t use electrical appliances that were submerged in water. Ask an expert to survey your electrical system. Replace severely damaged electrical components.   At this point, storms and hurricanes have pretty much become two of the most common natural disasters that could occur in the world. Some are stronger than others, but you can guarantee that all of them have are fully capable to cause floods. In fact, heavy rainfall is enough to drown areas in knee-deep or waist-deep floods. Aside from the…

4 Ways to Avoid Electrical Hazards During the Rainy Season

4 Ways to Avoid Electrical Hazards During the Rainy Season

How can you avoid electrical hazards during the rainy season? Have your electrical fittings checked prior to the rainy season Clean and upgrade your appliances. Avoid doing electrical chores. Ensure your home is grounded.   There’re a lot of reasons to love the rainy season – gone are the heatwaves that cause inconveniences and casualties along with the need to keep your air conditioners running 24/7 and your unending desire to go to the beach to cool off. While people are taking comfort in the natural and cold breeze that the monsoon brings, somewhere in the Philippines, an electrical company…