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#81200 - 07/19/02 04:59 AM Fixture flex attached to ceiling wire
tmon Offline

Registered: 07/05/01
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Are any of you allowed to attach the flex feeding a layin fixture to the ceiling support wire? I know the code does not allow conduit or cable assemblies to be supported by the wires. I feel that the actual weight of the whip or flex is supported by the box and fixture. I just like to keep the flex off of the grid.

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#81201 - 07/19/02 01:41 PM Re: Fixture flex attached to ceiling wire
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No, we can't support wiring from the ceiling support wires in a drop ceiling. We install additional drop wires to support our cabling, and attach the "bottom" end to the grid with the approved "Caddy" clips, per NEC.



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