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#171353 - 11/25/07 08:09 PM Garage wiring
MJ2000 Offline

Registered: 06/29/05
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Loc: Toronto, ON
There is water leak in Condo garage. Is it allowed to replace one part of EMT conduit(1/2") with PVC conduit(plus ground conductor)?


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#171355 - 11/25/07 09:22 PM Re: Garage wiring [Re: dougwells]
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1st, find the water leak. stop it. Then I don't think there would be a problem with any conduit.
Just use the correct fitings and your good to go.


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