Why is grounding important?

Issue

Why is grounding important?

Product Line

TAC I/NET

Environment

I/NET site

Cause

Why is grounding important?

Resolution

Grounding is crucial for the I/NET family of controllers for 2 reasons:

  1. Lan communications require that reference to be successful.
  2. Improper controller grounding can take a controller to a boot state, or merely clear the data base from memory.