What is an EMP Shield?
The EMP Shield is a very robust electrical surge arrester, designed to exceed the requirements of
What is an EMP?
A nuclear EMP is defined as having 3 distinct pulses of voltage/current. The E1 pulse is caused by the gamma rays released during the nuclear reaction. The Gamma rays interact with the electrons and the nucleus of the atoms that make up the atmosphere, and this interaction results in freeing electrons from their atoms. The free electrons ionize the atmosphere (ionization results in electron flow), which can be seen as the flow of electricity through anything that acts as an antenna. All of the wires that make up our nations’ electrical grid make an excellent antenna, which will produce an over-voltage condition throughout the affected area. For an optimally positioned detonation (approximately 300 miles high and over the center of the US), the entire nation will be affected by the E1 pulse. The E1 pulse starts at the time of the detonation of the weapon and continues until 1 microsecond after the detonation.
The E-2 pulse starts at 1 microsecond and continues until approximately 1 second after the detonation. The E-2 pulse is caused by the inelastic scattering (matter bouncing off of other matter) of the matter from the nuclear weapon interacting with the matter that makes up the atmosphere continuing to ionize the atmosphere.
The E-3 pulse starts at approximately 1 second after the detonation and can continue for several minutes. The E-3 pulse is caused by the nuclear detonation distorting the earth’s geomagnetic structure, and then its reconfiguration. As the magnetic lines are pushed out of configuration and then come back into
The antenna that is most affected will be the nations power grid, but all arrays of wiring (even in your house) will act as large or small
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The EMP Shield is a very robust electrical surge arrestor, designed to exceed the requirements of
Yes, it does – but for people ordering outside the USA they need to email us or put a comment in their order as in what country they are planning to use the device. If the unit for their voltages is not in stock we can have one ready to ship in 48-72 hours
Yes, however, we will need the operating voltage of your system (like 12v, 24v or 48v). Send us an email or put a comment in your order as to what voltage your system uses for the panels. If the unit for your voltage is not in stock we can have one ready to ship in 48-72 hours.
No – We recommend you have it installed by a licensed electrician and/or used in accordance with electrical codes and regulations. However, it is very simple to install.
We have ways for you to mount the EMP Shield box (6″ wide x 2.5″ tall x 3.0″ deep) on the wall beside your breaker box, inside the breaker box and inside the breaker box with a small LED box just outside the edge of the breaker box so you can see the status of all the lines.
Yes you can. You need to email us or put a comment in your order telling what brand, model and operating voltage your boat or aircraft uses.
Our Home models are by far the most popular model used by our customers around the world. Protecting more than $900,000,000 in property, EMP Shield is the worlds only whole home EMP defense technology. We are also one of the worlds fastest surge protectors defending your home in less than 1 nano second.
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