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Lightning Protection
The National Board of Fire Underwriters reports that lightning is the number one
cause of farm fires. Lightning is also responsible for more than 80% of all livestock
losses due to accidents and millions of dollars in damage to farm buildings and
equipment annually.
A system that protects…

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electrocution. Lightning can enter a building through a direct strike, by striking a metal
object attached to the building, by leaping over to the building after striking a nearby
tree, or by following a power line or ungrounded wire fence attached to a building.
Utility distribution systems use multiple groundings…


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