Re: TC Ground Currents (fwd)
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Date: Thu, 16 Jul 1998 00:48:18 -0700
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Subject: Re: TC Ground Currents (fwd)
Adam Parker wrote:
> This is probably a stupid question but can the ground currents on TC
> secondary exceed the maximum current output of the neons?
Yes indeed, by 1 or 2 orders of magnitude.
> Also, why is a
> copper strap preffered over a heavy gauge copper ground wire?
Only the surface area carries the current.