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#172833 - 12/27/07 05:29 PM Service Pedestal next to down spout
bot540 Offline

Registered: 09/14/04
Posts: 177
Loc: Vernon Hills, IL
I haven't found anything in the NEC or the power company's book of codes that prevents an underground service pedestal being installed next (12"-16")to a downspout. Has anyone failed an inspection for this? Note: the downspout discharges into a drain tile.
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#172866 - 12/28/07 09:33 AM Re: Service Pedestal next to down spout [Re: bot540]
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Your okay. Conductors must be suitable for direct burial or if in conduit the conductors must be rated for wet locations. Like THHW.


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