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#7943 - 02/28/02 07:34 PM outdoor spa recepticle
aldav53 Offline

Registered: 08/22/01
Posts: 547
Loc: Chandler, AZ USA
Is it legal to have a 20a 120v single recepticle outdoors "not GFI protected", for a spa if the spa has its own GFI built into the plug? Does the recept have to be 5 feet away from the spa?
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#7944 - 03/01/02 06:19 AM Re: outdoor spa recepticle
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Registered: 03/28/01
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I believe the only exception to GFCI protection for 120 volt receptacles in dwellings is for de-icing equipment. No one knows if someone will unplug the spa and plug in a hedge clipper at some point.

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#7945 - 03/01/02 10:19 PM Re: outdoor spa recepticle

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680 !
part VI 680.40 ,,,680.42 then in partII read 680.22(a)(4) that should be enough for ya!


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