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#173415 - 01/09/08 10:43 AM Headroom for panel?
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Registered: 01/19/05
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Loc: Sebago, ME, USA
I have a customer who wants to move (replace) his panel from an upstairs closet to the basement, and add a generator transfer switch.

Basement headroom is only 5', and I seem to remember a minimum height requirement from somewhere, but can't seem to put my finger on it.....

Anybody recall, or am I dreaming?

Thanks,
Grov

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#173424 - 01/09/08 12:28 PM Re: Headroom for panel? [Re: Grover]
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Grover,
If it's a dwelling and 200 Amps or less, then 110.26[E], exception, should give you the green light.

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#173459 - 01/10/08 03:52 AM Re: Headroom for panel? [Re: KJay]
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Bingo! Thanks KJay - I remembered the section, but not the exception.

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