Temporary Grounding for Lineworker Protection

Price: $39.95

This essential safety reference shows how to install grounds on de-energized lines so workers are protected if the lines accidentally become energized. Covers basic grounding concepts, overhead lines, underground cables, and vehicles.

Personal protective grounding is an important subject, but it is not well understood by some linemen. This book removes the mystery of grounding by clearly explaining what works, and why it works.

* 81 illustrations
* Equipotential grounding versus bracket grounding
* Step-by-step safety procedures
* Photos of ground sets
* Safety rules to live by
* Choosing the best ground
* Considerations when grounding transmission lines
* Grounding guys, communications messengers
* Induced voltages and currents
* Clothing that protects you
* The sequence for attaching, removing ground leads to vehicles
* Using voltage detectors
* Understanding touch, step potentials
* How to test the earth for resistivity
* Installing equipotential zone mats

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