How do I test my pool bonding?
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In respect to this, do swimming pools need to be grounded?
The electrical equipment for swimming pools must be grounded and connected by wiring methods in accordance with the NFPA 70 National Electric Code® (NEC®). The following must be grounded: all electrical equipment associated with the circulation system; pool motors.
Furthermore, do Intex pools need bonding? Intex pools are sold as portable pools and that's the reason bonding isn't required. There's also a requirement that you unplug all electrical equipment before anyone entering the pool.
Hereof, how does pool bonding work?
Bonding is the process by which the electrical and metallic components of the pool are joined together with a wire to form a non-resistive path between the components. The goal of bonding is to connect, contain and prevent the transmission of any harmful electrical voltage to pool equipment, people and pets.
Does a resin pool need to be bonded?
If the pool is considered a "Storable Pool", then it does not need to be bonded and it must have a double insulated pump. Most above ground pools that are 42" deep or shallower are considered storable.