Hastings’ Ground Mat Protects Lineworkers

HASTINGS, Mich.— As a worldwide manufacturer of hot line tools and equipment, Hastings understandsHASTINGS, Mich.— As a worldwide manufacturer of hot line tools and equipment, Hastings understandsthat every day has the potential to bring the unexpected to lineworkers. That is why Hastings designs everyproduct, including our protective Ground Mat, with safety in mind.

Hastings’ portable protective Ground Mat provides a method for workers to establish an equal potential zonefor multiple grounding applications. The Ground Mat is manufactured of vinyl polyester fabric with highampacity and tinned-copper braid sewn into a grid pattern. The braided copper on the grid connects to a sixinchtermination stud on the corner of the mat. The Ground Mat is then bonded to the equipment beingworked on by using a safe and reliable ground cable assembly.

Hastings’ Ground Mat is available in three sizes and two different types of material, standard yellow andblack anti-skid. Multiple mats can be bond together. These mats are also reversible, easy to store, and easyto clean with standard hose pressure or a power washer.

This product can be found on page 420 of Hastings’ online catalog.For more information, call (269) 945-9541 or visit www.hfgp.com.