STRAY ELECTRICAL CURRENT AND VOLTAGE REMEDIATION RULES
20:10:39:02 Purpose of rules - Conformance to electrical codes.
20:10:39:03 Measurement and testing by utility.
20:10:39:04 Notice to utility.
20:10:39:05 Cooperation between the dairy and utility.
20:10:39:06 Service provider.
20:10:39:07 Qualified testing professional.
20:10:39:08 Qualified testing analyst.
20:10:39:09 Additional qualified testing professional or analyst.
20:10:39:10 General requirements for stray voltage measuring and recording.
20:10:39:11 Calibration of measuring equipment.
20:10:39:12 Calibration certificates.
20:10:39:13 Field check of measuring equipment.
20:10:39:14 Requirements for monitoring systems and recording devices.
20:10:39:15 Requirements for load boxes.
20:10:39:16 Stray current or voltage test.
20:10:39:17 Testing sequence.
20:10:39:18 Preventive action level not exceeded.
20:10:39:19 Preventive action level exceeded.
20:10:39:20 Report prepared by qualified analyst.
20:10:39:21 Suspended or limited testing.
20:10:39:22 Use of remote reference electrodes.
20:10:39:23 Inspection, repair, and measurement requirements.
20:10:39:24 Use of ammeters.
20:10:39:25 Pre-test documentation.
20:10:39:26 Suspension of testing due to presence of a safety hazard.
20:10:39:27 The cow contact test.
20:10:39:28 Conducting the cow contact test.
20:10:39:29 Use of a voltmeter to conduct the cow contact test.
20:10:39:30 Use of a milliammeter to conduct the cow contact test.
20:10:39:31 Metal plate requirements.
20:10:39:32 Recording the cow contact test data.
20:10:39:33 Source resistance calculation.
20:10:39:34 The 48 hour test.
20:10:39:35 Data collection for the 48 hour test.
20:10:39:36 Measurement requirements for the 48 hour test.
20:10:39:37 Recording the 48 hour test data.
20:10:39:38 Reduced recording period for the 48 hour test.
20:10:39:39 The primary profile test.
20:10:39:40 Data collection for the primary profile test.
20:10:39:41 Recording the primary profile test data.
20:10:39:42 The secondary neutral voltage drop test.
20:10:39:43 Conducting the secondary neutral voltage drop test.
20:10:39:44 Data collection for the secondary neutral voltage drop test.
20:10:39:45 Measurements used for the secondary neutral voltage drop test.
20:10:39:46 Recording the secondary neutral voltage drop test data.
20:10:39:47 The load box test.
20:10:39:48 Timing of the load box test.
20:10:39:49 Conducting the load box test.
20:10:39:50 Data collection for the load box test.
20:10:39:51 Calculating the K factor for the load box test.
20:10:39:52 Recording the load box test data.
20:10:39:53 The signature test.
20:10:39:54 Data collection for the signature test.
20:10:39:55 Recording the signature test data.
20:10:39:56 Analysis of the data collected during the tests.
20:10:39:57 Determination of any contributions to stray current or voltage for single phase dairies.
20:10:39:58 Determination of any contributions to stray current or voltage for three-phase dairies.
20:10:39:59 Written report required - Copy to the dairy producer.