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Old 11-30-2009, 12:34 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Default Re: Shocked by my plastic marineland heater

OK, just checking. When I bought my house, every outlet in it was wired incorrectly. The outlets were two prong unpolarized outlets. That's what I get for being the second owner of a 40 year old house.

FYI, A surge protector does not provide GFCI protection unless specifically stated. A surge protector protect against excessive current and is meant to protect devices and a GFCI is meant to protect people. You probably know this, but your comment implied otherwise.

Many moons I tried to summarize the differences in a different post. It's accurate enough for this discussion.

https://www.aquaticplantcentral.com/f...tml#post216073
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