Stumped by the Code? Terminating Equipment Grounding Conductors

Stumped by the Code? Terminating Equipment Grounding Conductors

Your most pressing National Electrical Code (NEC) questions answered

All questions and answers are based on the 2011 NEC.

Q. What are the requirements when terminating equipment grounding conductors, grounding electrode conductors, and bonding jumpers?

A. Equipment grounding conductors, grounding electrode conductors, and bonding jumpers must terminate in one of the following methods [250.8(A)]:

1) Listed pressure connectors

2) Terminal bars

3) Pressure connectors listed f

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