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#165311 - 06/25/07 09:38 AM 2002 NEC
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SOMEONE "BORROWED" MY CODE BOOK OVER THE WEEKEND, CAN SOMEONE GIVE THE 680 REFERANCE FOR THE DISTANCE FROM A JACUZZI THE A DISCONNECT MUST BE--THANKS, CAN'T WAIT FOR JAN. 08 WHEN WE GET TO 2005--FINALLY

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#165314 - 06/25/07 10:36 AM Re: 2002 NEC [Re: ccdave]
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Do you mean this one?
680.41 Emergency Switch for Spas and Hot Tubs.
A clearly labeled emergency shutoff or control switch for the purpose of stopping the motor(s) that provide power to the recirculation system and jet system shall be installed at a point readily accessible to the users and not less than 1.5 m (5 ft) away, adjacent to, and within sight of the spa or hot tub. This requirement shall not apply to single-family dwellings.
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#165320 - 06/25/07 01:01 PM Re: 2002 NEC [Re: ghost307]
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Or this which also applies to a spa
680.22(C) Switching Devices. Switching devices shall be located at least 1.5 m (5 ft) horizontally from the inside walls of a pool unless separated from the pool by a solid fence, wall, or other permanent barrier. Alternatively, a switch that is listed as being acceptable for use within 1.5 m (5 ft) shall be permitted.
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#165329 - 06/25/07 03:58 PM Re: 2002 NEC [Re: gfretwell]
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Don't forget the required GFCI protected receptacle.

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#165356 - 06/26/07 06:17 AM Re: 2002 NEC [Re: ccdave]
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thank you all--dave

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