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IEEE Std 1243-1997 - IEEE Guide for Improving the Lightning Performance of Transmission Lines

Description: The effects of routing, structure type, insulation, shielding, and grounding on transmission lines are discussed. The way these transmission-line choices will improve or degrade lightning performance is also provided. An additional section discusses several special methods that may be used to improve lightning performance. Finally, a listing and description of the FLASH program is presented.
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