A: Yes. It just adds Arc Fault protection. Note that these receptacles will trip if you use high current devices like chop saws.
A: Yes, it adds GFCI and AFCI protection
A: Yes it is a dual function.
A: The devices Operating Temperature is -35C to +66C
A: Good question, I didn't know the answer to the NEMA question. I've used these on many homes. They work as intended
A: Nema rating is for when you are dealing with weather, liquid, corrosion or chemicals. This is just your basic indoor GFI.
A: This is NEMA 5-15R which means that it's a receptacle that you can plug in a 15A, 125V "normal" plug into. NEMA configuration is a specification for the shape of the plug or receptacle. It has nothing to do with safety. For safety, look for a UL listing.
A: If you are replacing a switch with the outlet, then no. If you are controlling the outlet with a switch, then yes.
A: I don’t see why not, but before you do do anything you should check with a licensed electrician to check your existing wiring especially if it’s in an older house.
A: Sure, I don't know why not.
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