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#110626 - 05/30/06 11:35 AM Panelboard Clearance
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The attached photo is of a new house.

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#110627 - 06/02/06 04:30 PM Re: Panelboard Clearance
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Registered: 01/30/05
Posts: 21
Loc: Manteo, NC
Looks like your short 12". Thething I can't figure out is, why is he pipe comeing down in the middle of the room, and now up against the wall?

#110628 - 06/02/06 08:33 PM Re: Panelboard Clearance
NJwirenut Offline

Registered: 09/15/01
Posts: 816
Loc: Bergen County, NJ
What's that funny looking loop in the pipe? Kinda reminds me of an FM transmitting antenna...

#110629 - 06/03/06 06:54 AM Re: Panelboard Clearance
Rewired Offline

Registered: 01/01/06
Posts: 567
Loc: Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
That funny loop is a meter "horn"... There is a section op pipe there that can come out and a water meter installed in its place.


#110630 - 06/03/06 10:10 AM Re: Panelboard Clearance
PCBelarge Offline

Registered: 06/08/03
Posts: 657
Loc: Dobbs Ferry, NY, USA
What this picture really shows... is that there are many people in the construction industry who have no clue as to what they are doing. It is really sad to see this, it is almost a daily reminder!!!!
Pierre Belarge

#110631 - 06/03/06 04:03 PM Re: Panelboard Clearance
Redsy Offline

Registered: 03/28/01
Posts: 2138
Loc: Bucks County PA
Probably a Pennsylvania builder!
Usually the sump pump pit is right below the service entrance, too!
Is that metal enclosed GEC bonded to the pipe?

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