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#33336 - 01/18/04 11:57 AM securing mc
scjohn Offline

Registered: 07/04/02
Posts: 76
Loc: charleston, SC, USA
Starting a new job tommorow that is being framed with wood studs. Does anybody see anything wrong with securing the mc cable with romex staples, rather than 1/4 straps? I dont see anything in the code book, but I guess I am worried about the appearance.
Thanks John

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#33337 - 01/18/04 01:08 PM Re: securing mc
iwire Offline

Registered: 01/05/03
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Loc: North Attleboro, MA USA
We always use staples for MC on wood.

Why not?
Bob Badger
Construction & Maintenance Electrician

#33338 - 01/18/04 10:28 PM Re: securing mc
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Registered: 08/19/03
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Loc: West Jordan, Utah, USA
Notice that art. 330 does not require the supports to be listed.
Ryan Jackson,
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