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Old 07-21-2013, 07:42 PM   #1
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Surge protectors: P.I. or TRC?

Have been reading everyone's threads about surge/voltage protection and have decided to purchase one.

The question is which manufacture? Progressive industries or TRC? Both have portable units (which would work best for my TT) and I can have an anti-theft piece designed better than the products out there.

So, who likes what and why?
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Old 07-21-2013, 07:46 PM   #2
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P.I. great warranty and customer service.
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Old 07-21-2013, 07:56 PM   #3
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P.I. All the way, but why not go for an internal one? Only takes maybe an hour tops to install.
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Old 07-21-2013, 08:02 PM   #4
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I prefer voltage conditioning in addition to voltage protection.

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Old 07-21-2013, 08:04 PM   #5
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My current TT (HW277) has VERY limited space for placement/installation. Would need a village of smurfs to install a perm assembly. Also talking of upgrading TT soon so don't want to go thru the brain damage. Besides, can always hardwire the portable unit with some 30a plugs and a little bit of wire.
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Old 07-21-2013, 08:48 PM   #6
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Progressive Industries units are "Made in USA" and have a Lifetime warranty. TRC has a one-year warranty and is made overseas somewhere. That says it all for me.
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The Franks unit is made right here as well.
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Pi unit !
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Progressive Industries units are "Made in USA" and have a Lifetime warranty. TRC has a one-year warranty and is made overseas somewhere. That says it all for me.
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