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Standard 96A, Edition 13

Standard for Installation Requirements for Lightning Protection Systems

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Standard 96A, Edition 13 Edition Date: February 27, 2017
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Subject 96A

Bulletin Dated: February 27, 2017


The following changes in requirements to the Standard for Installation Requirements for Lightning Protection Systems, UL 96A, are being proposed:

1. Common Grounding

2. Concrete Encased Electrodes

3. Conductors

4. Conductors in Exception to 8.8.1 and 9.1.2

5. Use of Components Complying with UL 96

6. Surge Requirements when Power is Supplied from One Structure to Another Structure

7. Deletion of Clause 9.4 - Interconnecting Conductors

8. Reorganization of Clause 10.4 - Common Grounds

9. Reorganization of Section 11 - Metal Bodies Subject to Direct Strikes - Into 2 Parts

10. Expansion of 12.10 to Concur with NFPA 780

11. Revision to 9.1.4 Exception to Allow Transitional Capped Assembly for Dropping Cable into the Top End of PVC Conduit

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