grounding conductor

grounding conductor

[′grau̇nd·iŋ kən‚dək·tər]
(electricity)
An array of interconnected electric conductors at a uniform potential, to which electrical connections are made for the purpose of grounding.

grounding conductor

A conductor used to connect electric equipment or the grounded circuit of an electric wiring system to a grounding electrode or electrodes.
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Tenders are invited for provide engineering design for the addition of a 4th grounding conductor bus within the existing surface mounted 480v three-phase power supply system.
t] is the transient current flowing through the grounding conductor, which can be defined from the Ampere's Law
In the past, many electricians did not include a neutral conductor at switch locations, and the result was the equipment grounding conductor being used as the neutral conductor.
where D denotes diameter of the round grounding (m), d denotes diameter of the grounding conductor (m), and [[rho].
Never use equipment that has a ground pin missing or the equipment grounding conductor (green colored or bare) disconnected.
In order to reduce shock-related injuries, the OSHA electrical standard requires employers to provide either ground fault circuit interrupters (GFCIs) for receptacle outlets or an assured equipment grounding conductor program.
In most cases, the resistance from the grounding point to actual ground, such as the equipment grounding conductor bus bar at the main service entrance to the facility, is measured using a specialized ground tester.
The PCR can be installed in the grounding conductor between the electrical equipment and the service panel.
t] is the transient current flowing through grounding conductor, which can be defined from the Ampere's Law
This can be conditioned by various reasons, and the main of them--the resistances of the grounding conductor and grounding device.
NEC requires that the grounding conductor from all electrical equipment be bonded together and connected to the secondary neutral and to a customer ground rod at the service entrance panel.