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AN Wallis Earthing And Lightning Protection

AN Wallis manufacture earthing, lightning protection and low voltage surge protection. The product range includes copper earth rods, earth bars, copper tape, earth clamps and aluminium tapes.

Earthing and lightning protection are necessary to protect against the potentially catastrophic damage that can be caused by a lightning strike and the resulting short circuiting.

Lightning strikes can deliver as much as 300 million volts of power. This level of energy delivered in one strike to a building will naturally cause often irreparable damage. It is therefore necessary to have the correct earthing and lightning protection.

This protection is commonly supplied in the form of earth rods, copper earth tape, earth bars and conductors to transfer the energy from the lightning away from the building and into the earth.

Wallis earthing and lightning protection is used the world over to protect buildings from lightning strikes and to provide surge protection.

AN Wallis Earthing And Lightning Protection – Copper Earthing Products

AN Wallis copper earthing products provide protection to both equipment and personnel against fault currents. The earthing system is connected to the down conductor which forms part of the lightning protection system.

The earth rod is then driven into the ground as close as possible to the building and down conductor and are usually spaced at specified intervals.

Where the driving of copper earth rods into the ground is not possible, shorter rods with a larger diameter can be used. In addition, copper earth mats and earth plates can be used in place of earth rods.

Key AN Wallis Products:

  • Copper Earth Rods
  • Copper Earth Bars
  • Copper Earth Tape (Bare And Coated)
  • Earth Clamps
  • Aluminium Earth Tapes
A N Wallis Earthing And Lightning Protection Products

AN Wallis Earthing And Lightning Protection Products

Video: AN Wallis Earth Bars & Copper Earthing Products

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AN Wallis Lightning Protection Earthing Tapes

AN Wallis Lightning Protection Earthing Tapes

AN Wallis copper earth tapes are flat, tapes manufactured from copper to various widths and thicknesses. The tape is installed down the side of a building whether it be a church or other structure that may be struck by lightning.

The purpose of the tape is to direct the power from the lightning down the length of copper and into the earthing unit that is generally buried sub-surface. Each length of tape is connected directly to a down conductor to guide the power away from the building.

This prevents the electricity from the lightning strike causing damage to the building and the power can be harnessed and used for good.

Copper earth tapes from AN Wallis are available as bare copper, LSF, PVC and green/yellow insulated copper earth tapes.

Earth tapes from AN Wallis are also available in bare aluminium.

How AN Wallis And T&D Can Help You

T&D were established in 1985 and are now one of the largest A N Wallis distributors and stockists – we provide expert technical support, competitive quotations and international delivery for copper earthing and lightning protection systems.

T&D are worldwide exporters of LV-HV Electrical Equipment, Cables, Cable Accessories & Jointing products – we service UK and global businesses involved in low and high voltage cable installations, cable jointing, substation and overhead line construction at LV, 11kV, 33kV and EHV in both industrial and hazardous areas.

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About AN Wallis

AN Wallis were established in 1946 and are today one of the world’s leading manufacturers of earthing, lightning protection, exothermic welding and surge protection products. With the ability to fully service, design and manufacture a complete Earthing & Lightning Protection system, Wallis work internationally with consultants, contractors and power engineering concerns.

T&D International are Main UK Distributors for AN Wallis earthing and lightning protection products.

Integrity & Values. T&D are a world-class business committed to ensuring the correct installation and application of all products we distribute. Where applicable installer training and support services including site surveys can be made available.

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