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Old 09-04-2018, 03:13 PM   #2736 (permalink)
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arc flash

Originally Posted by All Darc View Post
I imagined fast discharge of arc flash was fast and the danger of burns was based in that it can turn a entire cotton clothes on fire, ignet a entire shirt like a candle, for example, and not so much burn direct from electric energy.
An electrician neighbor had his contact lenses fuse to his corneas when exposed to an arc flash.Blinded for life! It's very serious!
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