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#46424 - 12/21/04 10:16 PM Knob and Tube
sextonelectric Offline
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Registered: 12/21/04
Posts: 6
Loc: Arlington, WA
Has anyone ver been asked to remove or deadend Knob and tube? A customer would like the wires deadended in the attic. I was thinking of capping them and putting them in a box. Any suggestions?

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#46425 - 12/22/04 02:32 AM Re: Knob and Tube
Steve Miller Offline

Registered: 08/30/01
Posts: 322
Loc: Loudoun Cty, VA
Use a plastic box and run each conductor thru a separate hole/KO. Done it quite a bit with no probs and no complaints. If you can get to any of the old "Western Union splices" you might try and get them in a box.

#46426 - 12/22/04 05:47 PM Re: Knob and Tube
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Registered: 07/18/03
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Read the book its very specific about knob and tube. ART, 394 NEC


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