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#47401 - 01/15/05 10:29 AM thread engagement
buzzlectric Offline

Registered: 11/24/04
Posts: 11
Loc: Nevada,IA ,USA
I have tried to find it in the code ,can't find it. how many threads need to be engaged in to a myers hub ,LB,ect. we got some conduit RMC in and we basicly have to rethraed it if we use any thing other than the coupler that comes on 1 end.

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#47402 - 01/15/05 11:52 AM Re: thread engagement
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Registered: 01/09/05
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Loc: ThayerMO
Don't quote me on this, but if memory serves, it is a minimum of 3 threads.

#47403 - 01/15/05 01:03 PM Re: thread engagement
Ryan_J Offline

Registered: 08/19/03
Posts: 1355
Loc: West Jordan, Utah, USA
The only thread engagement requirement I can think of is in classified locations, which require 5 threads, or under the 2005, 4.5 or 5 threads, depending on listings.
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#47404 - 01/15/05 02:06 PM Re: thread engagement
dmattox Offline

Registered: 10/20/04
Posts: 267
Loc: Anaheim, CA
I'd check UL's website, they would be more interested in the detailed installation of materials than the code book.


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