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|German to English translations [PRO]|
Tech/Engineering - Automotive / Cars & Trucks / cars
|German term or phrase: Signalmasse / Fahrzeugmasse|
|Eine separat geführte Signalmasse darf keine ohmsche Verbindung zur Fahrzeugmasse erkennen lassen|
|signal ground, chassis ground|
The chassis ground carries the heavy return current, from the starter, etc.
A signal ground is usually separate from the chassis ground to avoid the large voltage spikes encountered on the chassis ground. That is why they must not be connected
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With the exception of automotive applications, the chassis ground is never intended to conduct large amounts of current.
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