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Old 08-08-2008, 13:21   #16
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I was thinking that maybe it might work to ground all your shrouds, stays and mast to a common point at a lead keel or a metal plate exposed to the Earth (touching the water). This might act somewhat as a Faraday cage and reduce the chances of lighting doing damage to your electrical system? Just an idea.


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The PO put one of those things on my mast, been hit once that I can prove and pretty sure a second time (fried a radio while I was gone). but we live in florida so that's SOP

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