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#7965 - 03/01/02 11:09 PM grounding above ground fuel tanks for off road use  
kenrod3020  Offline
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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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#7966 - 03/02/02 01:52 AM Re: grounding above ground fuel tanks for off road use  
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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 .


#7967 - 03/04/02 04:15 PM Re: grounding above ground fuel tanks for off road use  
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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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#7968 - 03/04/02 09:25 PM Re: grounding above ground fuel tanks for off road use  
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


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