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#35622 - 03/16/04 06:21 PM History of UFER ground?
Edward Offline
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Registered: 12/14/02
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Loc: California
Did UFER get the name from the creator?
Mr or Mrs ufer

Any ideas?

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Edward
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#35623 - 03/16/04 06:32 PM Re: History of UFER ground?
Ryan_J Offline
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Ufer got its name from Mr. Herbert Ufer.

He was the creator of the electrode, but he is not THE CREATOR
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#35624 - 03/16/04 07:02 PM Re: History of UFER ground?
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Loc: San Jose, CA
Here is a link that will give you some info. http://www.scott-inc.com/html/ufer.htm
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#35625 - 03/16/04 09:39 PM Re: History of UFER ground?
Bjarney Offline
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The IAEI Soares' Book on Grounding is an indispensable reference for Ufer history and a lot of other grounding topics. Even an older, used edition has a lot of good material.
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