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Davis, Dennis . 2006. Safe Use of Small Generators. 0651 2323P. Missoula, MT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Missoula Technology and Development Center. 6 p.

Provides safety guidelines for operating a small generator. Explains how to calculate loads when selecting a generator so it will have the capacity required for specific electrical needs. Includes safety information on ground fault interrupters, extension cords, and generator outlets.

Keywords: amperage, amps, capacity, electricity, GFCI, GFI, kilowatts, load rating, safety at work, voltage, watts

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