Well spring has sprung and with it time to turn my attention to lightning suppression.
During the research phase on the tower project I encountered much data, recommendations, and techniques on the subject of grounding. A simple internet search will provide you with as much information as you care to delve into. After a fair amount of research a few common themes come into view.
- Ground everything by bonding everything together.
- Provide many distributed low impedance paths to earth.