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Old 23-05-2017, 16:29   #46
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Re: Separating Inverter and Shore Circuits

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Whoops, brain fart. I stand corrected. All metals connected to vessel ground. Circuits cannot be fed by a neutral connected to ground at different sources.
Correct. Each source must have the neutral/ground bond at the source, i.e. inverter, generator, or shorepower.

The safety wire (green/yellow-green) is to provide the lowest resistance path back to the source in the case of a fault in a metal-cased appliance.
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Correct. Each source must have the neutral/ground bond at the source, i.e. inverter, generator, or shorepower.

The safety wire (green/yellow-green) is to provide the lowest resistance path back to the source in the case of a fault in a metal-cased appliance.
Yes, and the AC distirution system must be isolated from all neutral/ground connections EXCEPT the single source providing power.
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