Established in 1984, ECLE provides high-quality, UL Listed lightning protection system components to the lightning protection and professional design industries nationwide. ECLE continually strives to develop cost-effective solutions that meet UL standards for safety. We always stand ready to answer your questions and to provide you with the equipment you need for all your lightning protection projects.
All the offered products meet or exceed the requirements for lightning protection components established by the following national safety standards:
Through the continued support of our loyal customers, ECLE has become recognized within the lightning protection industry and design communities as a reputable manufacturer, or in our words: The manufacturer that works for you.™
The relevant standards that govern lightning protection systems and equipment are:
Underwriters Laboratories UL96 Lightning Protection Components
UL96A Installation Requirements for Lightning Protection Systems
National Fire Protection Association NFPA 780 Standard for the Installation of Lightning Protection Systems.
Lightning Protection Institute LPI175 Standard of Practice
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Lightning Protection System specifications should call for experienced lightning protection specialists to perform the installation work. In addition to compliance with the above standards, the specifications should require the lightning protection installation contractor to provide UL Master Label Inspection Certification for the project. This third party compliance inspection by Underwriters Laboratories ensures that the materials and installation comply with national safety standards for lightning protection.Components of a lightning protection system:
UL Rods or 'Air Terminals'
UL Ground Rods
UL Fittings and Connectors
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