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Jeroen Pluimers @jpluimers
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Trying to figure out the damage last nights lightning strike at 1060NP caused yesterday evening. @LianderNL was very quick to respond and fix L3 from our 3-phase connection: the main fuse before the meter tripped.

Damage so far: 1 @amazonDE USB-charger, 1 240V/USB outlet, 1/...
the @somfy motor of our motorised awning; the Somfy motor of one of our roller shutters; the electronics of one of our Westinghouse ceiling fan/lamp combinations @w__home, and still investigating.

The 3000VA @APCbySchneider UPS, protecting all computing equipment, survived. 2/2
Dang now that there is enough sun-light to measure: the @victron_energy Quattro 24V 8000V 200A @CityzenEU smart-grid converter broke, as well as the @zeversolar 3680 (which shows error code 38).
And one of the other @somfy motors now has almost ceased to function.
Some of the light-bulbs also did not survive. And a few of the network devices are having trouble too. So it seems not all computing equipment survived. More details later.
We are sort of lucky:

The @Zeversolar 3860 problem was cabling; one of the connectors had come loose, dropped to the ground, got moist and had a bit of DC current earth leaking.

The safety mechanism in the converter found this, hence Error Code 38: 1/2
This must have happened between sunset and sunrise, where also the lightning strike happened.

All connectors have been re-fastened on 60 cm height. If this ever happens again, I know what to check first.

an @Apple iPad USB 2amp charger also got busted, and either the network ports of a ChromeCast power adapter, AppleTV and @HumaxNL PVR or an ethernet switch: still investigating, but have to defer that when back from a road trip.
an @Apple Apple TV (4th Generation) - 64 GB: it cannot connect to networks any more; an 8 port ethernet switch the Apple TV was connected to.
New fiber provides galvanic isolation between the parts that are behind the master UPS and the ones I cannot get behind it.
Should help contain damage during a future lightning strike.
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