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Posted on Anyone using Dust Collection Grounding kit with the Dust Collector in the shop?

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#1 posted 10-13-2010 05:37 AM

Being that plastic is a non conductive substance, you are not grounding the pipe. The wire that you would “so call ground” the pipe is only there to give a pathway for the build up of static electricity to discharge. Although it is a nasty jolt, in a small shop I don’t believe there’s a record of anyone having an explosion from dust.


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