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Master Set at Site

Notes: This grounding scenario can be used for equipotential grounds, master grounds, or as single point grounding at the work location.

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EPZ on Conductor Being Worked

Notes: The EPZ bond must be on the conductor being worked. Master grounds must be used in conjunction with the EPZ bonds.

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Insulated Aerial Lift

This needs to be re-written. Only ground to tower? Not TGR? Butt Grounds on tower?

The EPZ bond must be on the conductor being worked. Master grounds must be used in conjunction with the EPZ bonds. The equipment should be grounded to structure or a separate driven ground rod. When the equipment ground is located outside of the equipment barricade the ground rod shall be barricaded.


NOn-Insulated Aerial Lift

This needs to be re-written. Only ground to tower? Not TGR? Butt Grounds on tower?

The EPZ bond must be on the conductor being worked. Master grounds must be used in conjunction with the EPZ bonds. The equipment should be grounded to structure or a separate driven ground rod. When the equipment ground is located outside of the equipment barricade the ground rod shall be barricaded.


EPZ Shield Wire

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