The ground wire on the pole is covered by molding from the level of earth to a height of 8 feet.
On the top of the pole, the grounding conductor is connected to the cases of all installed equipment, lightning arresters, and the primary and secondary neutrals of the distribution system, as shown in figure 4-72.
easier your work will be. Yet, no matter how good you become at climbing, the potential for a serious accident always exists when you work around high voltage. In this section you will look at the proper methods of maintaining equipment, climbing poles, and performing emergency rescue from the pole and aerial bucket truck.
A lineman climbing a pole corresponds to an office worker taking an elevator to the top floor of a building to In line work a requirement is to be able to climb his or her office. Climbing is not the job, but you must poles. The better you become at climbing poles, the learn to climb and be at ease when you get there.
Figure 4-72. - Completely wired installation with wraparound mount showing grounding connections.Continue Reading