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#167721 - 08/18/07 02:42 PM 13.8 kV Cable Installation
windmiller Offline
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Registered: 12/05/06
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Loc: Alaska
Is it permissable to install a 13.8 kV MC cable on the ground or does the cable have to be buried per 300.50 or does 300.37 allow this with MC cable?

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Edited by windmiller (08/18/07 02:45 PM)
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#167734 - 08/18/07 07:28 PM Re: 13.8 kV Cable Installation [Re: windmiller]
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Registered: 03/04/03
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328.10 & 328.12 Medium Voltage Cable

330.10b(4)MC uses primitted

300.37Requirements for over 600 Volts ,Nominal

Definitions read Exposed (as refered to un 300.37

My opinion No(must be underground or in a raceway or support system (tray) above ground. if subject to physical harm . Or Exposed to unqualified persons.


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