single-point grounding

single-point grounding

[′siŋ·gəl ¦pȯint ′grau̇nd·iŋ]
(electricity)
Grounding system that attempts to confine all return currents to a network that serves as the circuit reference; to be effective, no appreciable current is allowed to flow in the circuit reference, that is, the sum of the return currents is zero.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Single-point grounding (SPG) should be used for all low-frequency circuits.
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Power strips can be used to provide single-point grounding close to workstations.

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