ECN Electrical Forum - Discussion Forums for Electricians, Inspectors and Related Professionals

Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#78855 - 10/28/01 05:17 PM Generator disconnect
lousen Offline
Junior Member
Registered: 07/21/01
Posts: 6
Loc: Bryn Mawr, Pa. U.S.A.
Does a gen.set located 80 ft. from bldg.require a disconnect where branch circuit conductors enter bldg.? Gen. set has 600 amp. breaker on unit.
Top
2017 / 2014 NEC & Related Books and Study Guides
#78856 - 10/29/01 04:33 PM Re: Generator disconnect
frodo Offline
Member
Registered: 05/16/01
Posts: 129
Loc: louisville, ky usa
hi,
yes.
-regards

frodo
Top
#78857 - 11/03/01 04:14 AM Re: Generator disconnect
Frank Cinker Offline
Member
Registered: 07/29/01
Posts: 311
Loc: Pennsylvania
Just for general information if located within 50 ft. disconnect would not be required. 2002 NEC. 700.12(B)(6). http://www.geocities.com/cinkerf/untitled.jpg

[This message has been edited by Frank Cinker (edited 11-03-2001).]

[This message has been edited by Frank Cinker (edited 11-03-2001).]

[This message has been edited by Frank Cinker (edited 11-03-2001).]

[This message has been edited by Frank Cinker (edited 11-03-2001).]
Top

Member Spotlight
Member Since: 12/24/00
Posts: 4259
New in the Gallery:
SE cable question
Featured:

2017 NEC and Related
2017 NEC
Now Available!

Shout Box


Who's Online
0 registered (), 90 Guests and 10 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
 
New in the Gallery:
SE cable question
 
Top Posters (30 Days)
Admin 47
HotLine1 43
gfretwell 19
Ruben Rocha 12
Trumpy 9
 
Newest Members
Stack, Scotto, Freecrowder, clee512, Jdscott2005

ECN Electrical Forums - sponsored by Electrical Contractor Network - Electrical and Code Related Discussion for Electrical Contractors, Electricians, Inspectors, Instructors, Engineers and other related Professionals