Catatumbo lightning

Catatumbo lightning, the eternal storm.

Catatumbo lightning is perhaps the strangest and most spectacular meteorological phenomenon. It is a natural phenomenon that produces abundant…


Latent ray

What is a latent ray?

During a storm, when lightning strikes a tree, it does not always cause an immediate fire. There are times when the tree does not start to burn…


invention of the lightning rod

256 years of the invention of the lightning rod

June 22, 1752, Philadelphia. It was a stormy day and Benjamin Franklin demonstrated the theory about lightning that he had been defending for……


lightning strikes plane

What happens if a lightning strikes an airplane?

When you travel by plane it is normal to worry a little. A metal structure larger than a house, without feathers or anything, is not precisely what…


protect home against lightnings

How to protect your home?

Not everyone knows how to protect their home from thunderstorms. Therefore, in this little guide we will explain what elements are needed to have…


importance of revisions

The importance of revisions

The importance of lightning rod reviews is a safety issue. An improperly installed lightning protection system is a greater risk than its absence.…


PDC lightning rod

How does a PDC lightning rod work?

Let’s explain how works a PDC lightning rod like our Advance RP, Sigma R and Electron 15 models. When a storm occurs there is an increase in…