grounded system

grounded system

[¦grau̇nd·əd ′sis·təm]
(electricity)
Any conducting apparatus connected to ground. Also known as earthed system.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

grounded system

A system of electric conductors in which at least one conductor is intentionally grounded, either solidly or through a current-limiting device.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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A grounded system is just what the name implies: the central (neutral) point of the three-phase transformer feeding the system is connected to earth ground (Fig.
To get around these problems, the resistance grounded system (also called a high resistance grounded--HRG-system) was invented, and is required by many regulations, including 30 CFR 56/57, CSA M421-00, "Use of Electricity in Mines."
Resins with conductive metal or carbon fillers can't be treated with grounded systems, but reportedly can with ungrounded systems like those from ETP and Lectro-Treat.