Earthing Straps

Earthing straps, or grounding straps, connect an electrical system to the conductive surface of the earth for safety. They provide an outlet for excess current if there is a fault in the system, allowing the current to flow into the earth. 


Earthing straps are also commonly used as antistatic devices. When someone is working on sensitive electrical equipment, they might need to prevent build up of static, which could cause sparks to fly and damage equipment.


How do earthing straps provide security?

In the event of a fault, earthing straps provide protection by drawing current away from the equipment or worker and into the ground. If the current gets too high, the circuit should also be protected by a device such as a thermal magnetic circuit breaker.


Types of earthing straps

There are broadly two types of earthing straps: those that are for use on humans, and those that are for use directly on equipment.


Antistatic earthing straps fit around your wrist, and connect via a clamp to a ground conductor. Equipment earthing straps similarly encircle equipment, and are connected to a ground conductor via an earthing wire.


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RS Stock No. 426-3132
BrandRS PRO
kr 55,788
Each (In a Pack of 5)
Units
Brass 3mm² 35mm² - - - 3 → 35mm²
RS Stock No. 426-3126
BrandRS PRO
kr 20,905
Each (In a Pack of 10)
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Metal 2.5mm² 6mm² - - - 2.5 → 6mm²
RS Stock No. 170-1978
Mfr. Part No.06190004000
kr 384,21
1 Bag of 15
Bag(s)
Tinned Bronze 2.5mm² 10mm² 16mm 88mm 16 → 88mm 2.5 → 10mm²
RS Stock No. 752-7757
Mfr. Part No.0 343 86
BrandLegrand
kr 42,602
Each (In a Pack of 10)
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Polyamide 2.5mm² 10mm² 18mm 22mm 18 → 22mm -
RS Stock No. 891-9268
Mfr. Part No.DLT50APE
BrandSibille
kr 100 160,36
Each
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- - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 752-7754
Mfr. Part No.0 343 85
BrandLegrand
kr 37,463
Each (In a Pack of 20)
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Polyamide 2.5mm² 10mm² 12mm 16mm 12 → 16mm -
RS Stock No. 426-3148
BrandRS PRO
kr 51,34
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Units
- - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 236-5264
Mfr. Part No.06190007000
kr 464,77
1 Bag of 20
Bag(s)
Tinned Bronze 2.5mm² 6mm² 8mm 28mm 8 → 28mm 2.5 → 6mm²
RS Stock No. 891-9274
Mfr. Part No.S1P1LNC
BrandSibille
kr 8 600,73
Each
Units
- - - - - - -
New
RS Stock No. 200-6983
Mfr. Part No.FCLIP16-35
kr 21,246
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New
RS Stock No. 200-6927
Mfr. Part No.FCLIP6-10
kr 29,596
Each (In a Box of 40)
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Steel - - - - - -
New
RS Stock No. 200-6985
Mfr. Part No.TCLIP16-35
kr 29,598
Each (In a Box of 30)
Units
Steel - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 891-9283
Mfr. Part No.S1P1XNC
BrandSibille
kr 8 650,84
Each
Units
- - - - - - -
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RS Stock No. 200-6878
Mfr. Part No.SF66
kr 20,651
Each (In a Box of 50)
Units
- - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 891-9277
Mfr. Part No.S1P0AGT
BrandSibille
kr 10 764,27
Each
Units
- - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 153-3714
Mfr. Part No.7000675
BrandRittal
kr 310,94
Pr. Kit
Kit(s)
- - 4mm² - - - Maximum of 4mm²
RS Stock No. 170-1962
Mfr. Part No.06190003000
kr 404,55
1 Bag of 16
Bag(s)
Tinned Bronze 2.5mm² 10mm² 16mm 48mm 16 → 48mm 2.5 → 10mm²
RS Stock No. 390-2448
BrandRS PRO
kr 12,415
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Units
Metal - 10mm² 12mm 32mm 12 → 32mm -
RS Stock No. 491-822
Mfr. Part No.9933
kr 170,09
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Brass - - - 20mm - -
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