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Grounding and Lightning Protection in Vaisala Outdoor Installations Technical Reference

Document code
M211786EN
Revision
B
Language
English (United States)
Product
RME111
RWS200
AWS310-SITE
AWS430
RWCC
AWS310
FOC201
Document type
User guide

Disperse the charge from the ground electrode system to as large of an area as reasonable to keep the potential rise of the soil as low as possible.

The soil layer with the best conductivity is usually only a few meters thick. Typically 3 meters (10 ft) or less is sufficiently deep for the ground electrodes.