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#100850 - 01/11/07 07:35 PM 680.22
ShockMe77 Offline

Registered: 06/11/05
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Loc: Rahway, New Jersey
I'm supposed to be wiring up an above ground pool soon and looked at the job today. I noticed an existing, 120 volt landscape light that will be well within' 5 feet of the above ground pool. Does this light need to be removed once the pool is in place, or can I just install GFCI protection for it? I was looking at section 680.22 (B)(3) & (4) but the light fixture is less than 5' above the level of the pool water.

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#100851 - 01/11/07 08:24 PM Re: 680.22
George Little Offline

Registered: 01/18/04
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Looks to me like if this is a permanently installed pool the light has to go- 680.22(B)(3) On the other hand if it is a storable pool it's okay 680 Part III. Go figure.
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