Lightning Protection

Lightning protection is built-in the EZR33 outdoor 4G router.

A lightning protection system doesn't attract, repel, or prevent a lightning strike. It provides an efficient grounding network that provides a low-resistance path to ground for lightning's electricity.

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i. Lightning Rod

A lightning rod or lightning conductor is a metal rod mounted on a structure and intended to protect the structure from a lightning strike. According to the traditional Franklin design, the router should be installed under the cone of 45 degrees.

Traditional Franklin Lightning Protection System

ii. Cables & Ground Rod

Please use heavy cables that carry lightning current from the rods to the ground. Conductor cable attached on the router then down to the ground rod.

Please use a long, thick, and heavy ground rod and bury deep into the earth. The conductor cable connects to the ground rod to complete a safe path for a lightning discharge around the router.