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  1. Are distribution arresters routine tested?

  2. Are distribution arresters serialized?

  3. Are PCORE bushings seismically rated?

  4. Are PCORE bushings Transformer / Breaker Interchangeable (TBI)?

  5. Are there any restrictions on how to attach the ground lead connection?

  6. Are there any unique installation requirements for the Type QH and Type STH fuse links?

  7. Are there special applications for the Type QH and Type STH fuse links?

  8. Can all of the Substation Connectors be Quick Shipped?

  9. Can automatic splices be used in slack span applications?

  10. Can CHANCE® fuse links withstand 150% of their rating continuously?

  11. Can cutouts be used anywhere on an electric distribution system?

  12. Can I use a 27kV 150 kV BIL cutout on a 34.5 kV system?

  13. Can I use a 65 A rated fuse link in a 200 A rated fuse holder?

  14. Can I use CHANCE® fuse holders in the S&C cutout mounting assemblies?

  15. Can I use the CHANCE Type QH and Type STH fuse links in 200A fuse holders?

  16. Can material be expedited?

  17. Can we replace our 100 A rated fuse holder with the 300 A solid blade?

  18. Can you use a bronze connector with aluminum conductor?

  19. Do CHANCE® cutouts have bone fiber as the arc quenching material?

  20. Do we still have a Hubbell Power Systems only brand site?

  21. Do you also offer pads with 2 holes?

  22. Does CHANCE® make a Dual Vent cutout?

  23. Does CHANCE® make a Fuse Link specifically for Transformer Protection?

  24. Does HPS offer Armor Rods?

  25. Does PCORE supply the gasket / o-ring for use between the bushing & equipment?

  26. For Opti-Loop® snow shoes used on ADSS cable, is the stored cable under tension?

  27. How can you offer substation connectors which are made to order this fast through Quick Ship?

  28. How do I determine the correct size Opti-Loop® FOS assembly for a deployment?

  29. How do I determine the holding capacity of an anchor?

  30. How do I determine the interrupt rating of a fuse link?

  31. How do I determine the voltage rating of a fuse link?

  32. How do I get to the new website?

  33. How do I install the RFL™ eXmux VNMS?

  34. How do I know if a part can be Quick Shipped?

  35. How do I locate my local RFL™ brand product sales representative?

  36. How do I register for an RFL Downloads Account?

  37. How do I request a quote for RFL™ brand products?

  38. How do I request repair services for my RFL™ brand product?

  39. How do I use the pressure relief rating value in making my arrester selection?

  40. How do I view pricing and availability information?

  41. How does MCOV / COV (UC) rating differ from Duty Cycle rating?

  42. How long has PCORE been manufacturing bushings?

  43. How many Opti-Loop® FOS snow shoes do I need for my new deployment, and how much reserve fiber can each one store?

  44. How much tension should be applied to set the jaws in an automatic splice?

  45. How often should PCORE bushings be tested?

  46. How should a high voltage (115kV-230kV) POC bushings be stored?

  47. How should a low voltage (15kV – 69kV) POC bushings be stored?

  48. How should a PRC bushing be stored?

  49. How should an EHV (345kV -500KV) POC bushings be stored?

  50. How soon after material is allocated will it ship?

  51. I need a part desperately! Can I get it in less than 5 days through Quick Ship?

  52. I want to avoid corrosion when dissimilar metals are connected together. How can I do this?

  53. Is additional creep or leakage distance on cutout designs only necessary near coastal areas?

  54. Is MyHubbell.com going away?

  55. Is PCORE Electric an ISO Certified Company?

  56. Is the eCat going away?

  57. Other than protecting the cable's bend radius, what are other advantages of Opti-Loop® FOS snow shoes?

  58. Should power factor correction factors be used with PCORE bushings?

  59. What are benefits of PCORE’s bushing technologies?

  60. What are clues that a part may be a Substation Connector?

  61. What are the average power factor limits on PRC & POC bushings?

  62. What are the current limits for draw-lead connected bushings?

  63. What are the recommended testing modes?

  64. What bushings are candidates for repair?

  65. What can be done in the field to eliminate testing issues / abnormalities?

  66. What different designs of the test terminal are available?

  67. What does it mean if material is “allocated”?

  68. What does MCOV or COV (UC) rating of a surge arrester mean?

  69. What does MCOV rating of a surge arrester mean?

  70. What elevation are PCORE bushings rated for?

  71. What field testing does Hubbell Power Systems recommend for distribution arresters?

  72. What if the arrester does not have the minimum leakage (creep) distance needed for my application?

  73. What information do I need to provide when replacing a bushing?

  74. What information is included on the arrester nameplates?

  75. What is a 'C' pad?

  76. What is a PCORE POC bushing?

  77. What is a PCORE PRC bushing?

  78. What is a PCORE Quick Link bushing?

  79. What is a PCORE Test Terminal?

  80. What is an arc shortening rod?

  81. What is an Oil Free PRC bushing?

  82. What is PCORE’s product offering?

  83. What is the difference between a grading ring and a corona ring?

  84. What is the difference between a station class and an intermediate arrester?

  85. What is the difference between full tension, partial tension, and minimum tension?

  86. What is the difference between the Link Break and Load Break cutouts?

  87. What is the difference between the solid head and removable head fuse links?

  88. What is the Hubbell Emergency Action Team?

  89. What is the interrupt rating of the Type QH and Type STH fuse links?

  90. What is the max opperating temperature for Fargo® Compression Connectors?

  91. What is the maximum ACSR conductor temperature for Fargo® Two-Die type Compression Connectors?

  92. What is the maximum ACSS conductor temperature for Fargo® Two-Die type Compression Connectors?

  93. What is the maximum conductor temperature for Fargo® Single-Die type ACSR Compression Connectors?

  94. What is the Mechanical Assist Spring?

  95. What is the PCB level that is acceptable to ship a bushing to PCORE?

  96. What is the recommended torque for the terminal when connecting copper leads to a cutout?

  97. What is the recommended torque rating for hardware bolts?

  98. What is the standard lead wire length type?

  99. What is the voltage rating of the Type QH and Type STH fuse links?

  100. What options do you offer for your Connectors?

  101. What routine maintenance and testing does Hubbell Power Systems recommend for station class surge arresters?

  102. What routine maintenance does Hubbell Power Systems recommend for distribution arresters?

  103. What should the oil level be in the sight glass of a PCORE bushing?

  104. What size wires can be attached using the provided terminal?

  105. What standards does PCORE manufacture it’s bushings to?

  106. What test reports are available for fuse links?

  107. What test reports do you have for Type QH and Type STH fuse links?

  108. What tests does PCORE recommend be performed on a bushing in the field?

  109. What tools are required to install CHANCE Square Shaft Anchors?

  110. What tools are required to install PISA style anchors?

  111. What types of Substation Connectors do you offer?

  112. When I try to install the IMUX 2000 VNMS version 3.2 in Windows 10, the installation aborts prematurely. Is there a fix for this?

  113. When should you be concerned with power factor and capacitance test results of a PCORE bushing?

  114. Whenever I get into an emergency, I find that expedites from vendors can be ridiculously expensive. Can I afford your Quick Ship items?

  115. Where are the prices listed for RFL™ brand products?

  116. Where can I find firmware updates for my RFL™ brand equipment?

  117. Where can I find older CONNECT™ webinar recordings?

  118. Where can I find RFL™ brand product bulletins, notices and announcements?

  119. Where can I find RFL™ brand product manuals?

  120. Where can I find RFL™ brand Quick Start Guides?

  121. Where can I find RFL™ brand software updates?

  122. Where is PCORE Electric, Inc. located?

  123. Which is better a fast or a slow fuse link?

  124. Why can’t I access my RFL™ downloads account?

  125. Why is reserve fiber optic cable storage important?

  126. Why is the system grounding type important to consider when selecting the MCOV rating?

  127. Will CHANCE® fuse links work in all cutouts with arc shortening rods?

  128. Will my saved Favorites and Bookmarks still work?

  129. Will the Type QH and Type STH fuse links be available in both the Solid Head and Removable Head versions?

  130. Will the Type QH and Type STH fuse links be suitable for use in Link Break and Load Break cutouts?

  131. Will the Type QH and Type STH fuse links work in all cutouts with arc shortening rods?

  132. Will the Type QH and Type STH fuse links work with the cutouts that have the Mechanical Assist Spring option?

  133. Will the URL hubbellpowersystems.com still work?

  134. Will the web apps/tools still be available after the full redirect?

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