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#92991 - 04/21/05 08:02 PM Spa indoors
George Little Offline

Registered: 01/18/04
Posts: 1492
Loc: Michigan USA
I wonder what we should do about the problem when the spa is in a room and there isn't enough space to locate the receptacle required by 680.43(A)?
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#92992 - 04/22/05 10:27 AM Re: Spa indoors
gfretwell Offline


Registered: 07/20/04
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Loc: Estero,Fl,usa
This is why we have 90.4
I see 3 choices
1. waive the 5' rule
2. waive the requirement for the receptacle
3. refuse it in plan review

Of course if they can get away with permitting this as a hydromassage bathtub the regular bathtub rules apply.
That certainly puts it back in the eye of the beholder. I suppose a "filter" would be the go/no-go point.
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