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#3601 - 08/22/01 06:36 PM water heater
stan Offline

Registered: 08/15/01
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Loc: ky
ive racked my brain trying to find the code on how close can a breaker box can be to a water heater or even a washing machine does someone know?

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#3602 - 08/22/01 06:50 PM Re: water heater
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Other than the usual working clearances given in the NEC, I've been told by my AHJ that the BOCA book requires 60" clearance between a panel and a water heater, but I have not seen this with my own eyes (I haven't bought a BOCA book yet...)

That's all he help I got on this one...


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