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#118272 - 08/28/04 09:41 PM Utility Violations
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Here's a (name removed) utility job - NOTE 13kv riser cables up against streetlight lumiare.

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#118273 - 08/28/04 10:28 PM Re: Utility Violations
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Ok my line or outside experiance is limited.... But is the pole too short? Looks like 54'? if thats a 40' there next to it. Secondary and street lighting side too high? Both? Isn't there a rule for seperation of so many feet? Any of the linemen out there got comments for that?

Am sure they should not be wrapped around aech other like that...
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#118274 - 08/29/04 04:18 PM Re: Utility Violations
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doesn't look like there is any type of bushing on that riser.
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#118275 - 08/29/04 07:44 PM Re: Utility Violations
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Who has to service that cobra-head light fixture?

Not me...
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#118276 - 08/29/04 09:09 PM Re: Utility Violations
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Utility systems are often designed and installed under the National Electrical Safety Code, published by IEEE.

[In California, the document is General Order 95 for overhead systems, at ]www.cpuc.ca.gov/Published/Graphics/13352.PDF]
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