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Re: Galvanic Isolator
The GI can be inserted into the green/Earth/grounding wire anywhere between the shore power inlet and the AC panel green/grounding/Earth bus. Just be sure it is before the ships AC/DC safety bond...
On Jo Beth, ours is installed near the AC breaker panel, further away from the AC inlet, but closer to the AC ground bus. It's working just fine there.
With the refit we're doing, it will be relocated as we're redoing the DC/AC panel configurations somewhat.
Bill & Lisa Ballard
S/V Jo Beth
1984 Pacific Seacraft Crealock 34, Hull #16
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