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#56396 - 09/21/05 05:42 AM UD Aluminum service lateral
cgw Offline

Registered: 07/29/04
Posts: 133
Loc: Rochester NY
Anyone using UD aluminum for service laterals in lieu of copper due to costs?
(in conduit or direct burial)

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#56397 - 09/22/05 02:30 AM Re: UD Aluminum service lateral
sparky806 Offline

Registered: 12/07/02
Posts: 59
Loc: Shawnee, KS, USA
I don't use it, but I do have an underground AL service to replace with copper today due to the conductors turning to powder.


#56398 - 09/22/05 09:27 AM Re: UD Aluminum service lateral
BobH Offline

Registered: 10/16/04
Posts: 134
Loc: Newfane, N.Y USA
URD is used alot around here, including feeders to outbuildings. In pipe sometimes, sometimes not.(other than where it exits the earth)

#56399 - 09/22/05 10:52 AM Re: UD Aluminum service lateral
raider1 Offline

Registered: 07/08/05
Posts: 46
Loc: north logan, utah, US
Around here all I see is URD run for service laterals, if installed properly it is a good system.



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