Washing machines and generators.

Just had this enquiry come through and I thought it might be quite widely relevant so I have posted it here for your consideration. Please come back with any thoughts or personal experiences on the subject. Heres the question I received via email: Would you mind if I asked you a quick question? We’re wondering…

Earthing your generator. Floating live and neutral or neutral bonded to earth?

Please note that I am not a domestic electrician by trade so you should regard the following as a resource intended to inform and to initiate a discussion and further contributions. However much we understand or think we understand about connecting generators to circuits and distribution systems, it would be folly to proceed without consulting…