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#193558 - 04/07/10 09:24 PM grounding question
Lucian Offline
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Service goes into the main disc then a ct cabinet then a spliter. From spliter 2 teck cables go to 2 fusable switches and each fusable swith with its own panel. The question is : the teck cable into the spliter has a ground wire in it, should the ground wire be grounded with compression clams or u bolt to the main ground so that it creates a true ground for the switched as well or is it enough to just bond the grounds to the spliter can with a ground lug.
ervice goes into the main disc then a ct cabinet then a spliter. From spliter 2 teck cables go to 2 fusable switches and each fusable swith with its own panel. The question is : the teck cable into the spliter has a ground wire in it, should the ground wire be grounded with compression clams or u bolt to the main ground so that it creates a true ground for the switched as well or is it enough to just bond the grounds to the spliter can with a ground lug.
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#193571 - 04/08/10 08:40 AM Re: grounding question [Re: Lucian]
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My question is are we dealing with a true ground or is it a bond? Mabey you could add a bonding terminal in the splitter?
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#193573 - 04/08/10 10:01 AM Re: grounding question [Re: mr_electrician]
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Got Dizzie reading it can you post pic , or one line by any chance??
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#193602 - 04/09/10 11:46 AM Re: grounding question [Re: Lucian]
Lucian Offline
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Anyway, some ppl seem to think its a ground wire but I believe its a bond and it just needs to be bonded to the spliter. Sorry for quick description I am on a blackberry
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