Can Euro Shore Power Breakers/RCD's Work In the US?

I've been getting a lot of queries lately about nuisance tripping of the new ELCI devices and whether or not some of the European systems that we see on a lot of the Beneteau and Jeanneau boats are OK and comply with US Standards and so forth. Well, we talked about the ELCI thing in my January 3 rd post (scroll down the home page for that). Today, let's compare and contrast the European units used and the common US units. Below you see one of the commonly used 30 amp Blue Sea Systems ELCI ...