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#186182 - 04/24/09 06:24 PM 240.21 (B) 2 Taps not over 25feet .??
Yoopersup Offline

Registered: 03/04/03
Posts: 826
Loc: Michigan
3 conditions must be complyed with.
But as I read it theres nothing saying that the disconnect at 25 ft has to be in the same room over even same floor , long as conductor distance does not exceed the 25feet.
You guys read it the same??

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#186199 - 04/26/09 06:26 PM Re: 240.21 (B) 2 Taps not over 25feet .?? [Re: Yoopersup]
JBD Offline

Registered: 07/12/01
Posts: 599
Loc: WI, USA
I agree, 25ft of conductor is the only 'physical' limitation.

#186209 - 04/27/09 07:28 AM Re: 240.21 (B) 2 Taps not over 25feet .?? [Re: JBD]
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Registered: 12/24/00
Posts: 4226
Loc: Fullerton, CA USA

I don't see the possible benefit of having the disconnect in the same room as the tap, or on the same floor.

After all, it won't deenergize the tapped conductors.


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