grounding plate

grounding plate

[′grau̇nd·iŋ ‚plāt]
(electricity)
An electrically grounded metal plate on which a person stands to discharge static electricity picked up by his body, or a similar plate buried in the ground to act as a ground rod.
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It should be directly connected to the earth terminal (grounding plate) in a manner that keeps lightning current from flowing through the engine bearings.
To preserve the existing grounding loop is necessary to be caught grounding plate to the RCC to which it is attached; to extend the ground bus grounding; to join the extended ground bus to the grounding plate and the existing trigger.
Sometimes a grounding plate instead of a ground rod or a SWGS can be used.
Contract award notice: Supply of vertical earthing terminals, Galvanized steel rail and galvanized grounding plates
BECAUSE SAND IS EASY TO MOVE, GROUNDING PLATES CAN BE A GOOD IDEA IN THE DESERT.
lot 1: 783 tapered columns and grounding plates. lot 2: supply of 783 led lamps.
All ground wires in the facility were connected to the copper grounding plates in the underfab.