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#46626 - 12/28/04 02:41 PM code violation ?
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Two business ,side by side with a firewall separation. If there are main disconects located outside, Can a feeder pass through one structure to supply the other. sec #230.6 is about service conductors. what applies to feeder going through one building to serve another ?
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#46627 - 12/28/04 04:41 PM Re: code violation ?
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There is nothing to prevent such an installation in the NEC.
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#46628 - 12/28/04 05:41 PM Re: code violation ?
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The only rules I saw here in Mass is they wanted it sleeved and fire caulking applied.
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#46629 - 12/29/04 11:52 AM Re: code violation ?
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Don't know of the rules where I am, but I know of one buinsess establishment where such a situation apparently is so.
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#46630 - 12/29/04 12:41 PM Re: code violation ?
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I'm thinking of 230.3 and that is also regarding service conductors. I guess that's because Article 230 is titled "Services".

If there's only one service I don't know of an issue.
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#46631 - 12/29/04 03:01 PM Re: code violation ?
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there are 2 services, one for each building. feeder is passing through building # 1 to supply building # 2
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