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#83880 - 02/23/03 09:47 AM Minimum height of Receptacle
JoeRossi Offline
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Registered: 01/31/03
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Loc: Washington, NJ
Does anyone know where in the 2002 Code it states where the minimum height of a receptacle is in a dwelling? I remember from school that it is 6" but I can not find it. Thanks for the help.
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#83881 - 02/23/03 10:16 AM Re: Minimum height of Receptacle
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I do not believe there are any minimums.
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#83882 - 02/23/03 05:18 PM Re: Minimum height of Receptacle
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No minimum. You could put them in the floor if you wanted to.

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