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grounding above ground fuel tanks for off road use #7965
03/01/02 10:09 PM
03/01/02 10:09 PM
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kenrod3020  Offline OP
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ashland ky. us
i have two above groud fuel tanks want 110 volt pumps will the tanks have to have a ground rod drove an egc run to each tank
thank you for any help


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Re: grounding above ground fuel tanks for off road use #7966
03/02/02 12:52 AM
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HIGHVOLTAGE  Offline
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Ken

go to 515.16 NEC which will take you to 501.16 or 505.25 , first you'll have to go to 515.3 and get the right class, div , location and zone .

Re: grounding above ground fuel tanks for off road use #7967
03/04/02 03:15 PM
03/04/02 03:15 PM
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kenrod3020  Offline OP
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class 1 division 1 thanks for help
after reading 505.25 the answer is no.ground
rod
Thank you high voltage

[This message has been edited by kenrod3020 (edited 03-04-2002).]


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Re: grounding above ground fuel tanks for off road use #7968
03/04/02 08:25 PM
03/04/02 08:25 PM
Joe Tedesco  Offline
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Please look here and get NFPA 780 for the rest of the story!

http://www.convault.com/Grounding_Instructions.pdf


Joe Tedesco, NEC Consultant

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