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#102385 - 01/30/06 09:50 PM Opinions on the 2006 CEC  
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Any opinions with the new code book. Any new rules there that you really like, or dislike? Just seeing what everyone thinks about it.


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#102386 - 01/31/06 08:47 AM Re: Opinions on the 2006 CEC  
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I haven't bought the new CEC yet so can't really comment.
The CSA website does list what some of the changes are:
http://www.csa.ca/products/electrical/Default.asp?articleID=8550&language=English

It sure is pricey this time!!


#102387 - 01/31/06 06:36 PM Re: Opinions on the 2006 CEC  
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Surely there must be somebody somewhere or a website that can list most/all of the changes for 06.


#102388 - 01/31/06 07:45 PM Re: Opinions on the 2006 CEC  
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I have the new code book and the thing that I really like about it is that it comes with its own little cheat book. I guess its the CEC's version of UGLYs. Another thing that I noticed is that splits on the same circuit on a counter top can be placed next to each other. I haven't really gone through everything though beacuse I will be going on a course that details all of the changes.


#102389 - 01/31/06 09:18 PM Re: Opinions on the 2006 CEC  
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I haven't got it yet as BC will probably take a year to adopt it, The Safety Branch usually has seminars with the BC changes

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#102390 - 02/02/06 06:47 PM Re: Opinions on the 2006 CEC  
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Guess I will be buying ANOTHER book for school come March!

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#102391 - 02/08/06 03:05 AM Re: Opinions on the 2006 CEC  
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well its not yet Adopted here but i bought the 2006 today



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