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Connection to electrical ground

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The Electrical Reference block represents an electrical ground. Electrical conserving ports of all the blocks that are directly connected to ground must be connected to an Electrical Reference block. A model with electrical elements must contain at least one Electrical Reference block. For more information, see Grounding Rules.



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Electrical conserving port where voltage is equal to zero.

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Version History

Introduced in R2007a

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