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#94095 - 07/05/05 08:39 PM hot tubs
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there must be six feet from outlet on outside of house to the tub correct?

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#94096 - 07/06/05 01:43 PM Re: hot tubs
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Five feet

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#94097 - 07/06/05 04:30 PM Re: hot tubs
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10 feet.
And it's mandatory to have one between 10'- 20'.
Outdoor spas are treated the same as pools.
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#94098 - 07/06/05 05:51 PM Re: hot tubs
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Oops I'm a dummy. Was thinking indoor installation.

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#94099 - 07/06/05 11:13 PM Re: hot tubs
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thanks guys...
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#94100 - 07/06/05 11:28 PM Re: hot tubs
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speedy can you quote nec art # for the 10-20'
rule thanks
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#94101 - 07/07/05 09:56 AM Re: hot tubs
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680.22(A)(3) Dwelling Unit(s). Where a permanently installed pool is installed at a dwelling unit(s), no fewer than one 125-volt 15- or 20-ampere receptacle on a general-purpose branch circuit shall be located not less than 3.0 m (10 ft) from and not more than 6.0 m (20 ft) from the inside wall of the pool. This receptacle shall be located not more than 2.0 m (6 ft 6 in.) above the floor, platform, or grade level serving the pool.
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