[time-nuts] GPS Antenna Grounding/Lightning protection.

Charles Steinmetz csteinmetz at yandex.com
Mon Jun 18 17:51:23 EDT 2018


Graham wrote:

> If you want to protect your installation from lightening, then there is a
> body of information that has been developed within the cellular industry
> that allows a properly installed cellular base site to take a direct hit
> and continue operating.
>
> An example of what they do is documented in "Motorola R56 2005 manual.pdf"
>
> Google that term to download the document.

Oz and Bill also provided good information.

PolyPhaser is the generally-accepted gold standard for lightning 
protection, and has many technical notes available.

Tisha Hayes has a big fat folder full of good stuff relating to 
"Grounding Surge and Filtering" at her dropbox site, and another one 
full of "Transient Protection Documents."  See:

<https://www.dropbox.com/sh/qjnu6cp03ahajpc/AAABcWVmOZdyPWquiz3az58Ha?dl=0>

Best regards,

Charles






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