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#209847 - 05/07/13 11:28 AM NEC 1993-Pool and service wires overhead question
HappyElectrician Offline
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Registered: 12/27/11
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Loc: Penn USA
Does anyone have a copy of the 1993 NEC to see what it stated as to how far away overhead service wires must be from the parimiter of a pool.

It would be greatly appreciated
Thank you

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#209848 - 05/07/13 11:54 AM Re: NEC 1993-Pool and service wires overhead question [Re: HappyElectrician]
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The picture is the same as 680.8 but the clearances are shorter

_______________________________________________________________________
A. Clearance in any
direction to the
water level, edge
of water surface,
base of diving
platform, or
permanently-anchored raft

Insulated Cables, 0–750 Volts to Ground, Supported on and Cabled Together with a Solidly Grounded Bare Messenger or Solidly Grounded Neutral Conductor

18 ft

All other conductors
0-15kv
25 ft

>15kv
27 ft

_______________________________________________________________________
B. Clearance in any
direction to the
diving platform or tower

Insulated Cables, 0–750 Volts to Ground, Supported on and Cabled Together with a Solidly Grounded Bare Messenger or Solidly Grounded Neutral Conductor
14 ft

All other conductors
0-15kv

16 ft

>15kv

18 ft

_______________________________________________________________________
C. Horizontal limit
of clearance
measured from This limit shall extend to the outer edge
inside wall of the of the structures listed in (1) and (2)
pool above but not less than 10 ft.
_______________________________________________________________________

Copyright 1992, NFPA

_________________________
Greg Fretwell

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#209897 - 05/10/13 11:54 AM Re: NEC 1993-Pool and service wires overhead question [Re: gfretwell]
HappyElectrician Offline
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Thanks so much for your reply. Much appreciated.

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