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#905845 - 02/13/17 11:35 PM ground
eddie2004 Offline
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Registered: 04/11/04
Posts: 808
Loc: los angeles ca.
What is the difference from equipment ground & earth ground & why does a wrist strap for static electricity have a 1 meg ohm resister built into it.

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#905854 - 02/14/17 06:53 AM Re: ground [Re: eddie2004]
code_ceis Offline
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Registered: 04/29/09
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Loc: Ganondagan
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#905868 - 02/14/17 09:32 AM Re: ground [Re: eddie2004]
jdevlin Offline
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Registered: 09/09/02
Posts: 9277
Loc: Welland Ont. Canada
To disipate the static charge SLOWLY.

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#905880 - 02/14/17 11:01 AM Re: ground [Re: eddie2004]
code_ceis Offline
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Registered: 04/29/09
Posts: 9924
Loc: Ganondagan
Entertaing video

On grounding. smile
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#905887 - 02/14/17 11:47 AM Re: ground [Re: jdevlin]
code_ceis Offline
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Originally Posted By jdevlin
To disipate the static charge SLOWLY.


Thanks. I never knew that.
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#905941 - 02/14/17 06:59 PM Re: ground [Re: code_ceis]
Just_Bill Offline
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Registered: 01/27/02
Posts: 22552
Loc: Wilmington, Delaware
ya gotta luv the language of the NEC writers. They make everything clear as mud.....

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#905955 - 02/14/17 09:17 PM Re: ground [Re: eddie2004]
mommapup. Offline
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Registered: 12/19/07
Posts: 21200
Loc: SW Michigan
grin Ground is the mud that finds it's way into my kitchen by the dawgs when it's raining... laugh
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#906080 - 02/15/17 09:17 PM Re: ground [Re: eddie2004]
BillJeffy Offline
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Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 01/02/06
Posts: 12833
Loc: New England
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EVERYTHING eventually goes to ground......

Just a question of 'where', and ''how soon' wink

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#906321 - 02/19/17 08:36 AM Re: ground [Re: eddie2004]
AnthraciteSparky Offline
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Registered: 12/18/14
Posts: 560
Loc: Central Pennsylvania
I thought we were talking about Groundhog Day ?
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