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#85395 - 06/26/03 08:55 PM SprinklerPVC and Eletrical PVC...
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Can the electrical pvc, communication pvc and the water sprinkler pvc share the same trench?


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#85396 - 06/26/03 09:25 PM Re: SprinklerPVC and Eletrical PVC...
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#85397 - 06/27/03 03:48 AM Re: SprinklerPVC and Eletrical PVC...
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Hello Edward

Yes they can, but usually the sprinkler pipe is only 4 to 6 inches deep. The electrical is generally deeper. Check 330.5

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