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#163520 - 05/09/07 03:50 PM SE cable  
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I just learned that SEU stands for service entrance unarmored (as opposed to armored service entrance, and USE was already taken). Does SER stand for service entrance round?


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#163522 - 05/09/07 04:40 PM Re: SE cable [Re: earlydean]  
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Does SER stand for service entrance round?


Yes it is round but useally have either 3 or 4 conductor [ the SER is common with 4 conductor duex hot's and one netural and one bare conductors ]

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#163532 - 05/09/07 08:27 PM Re: SE cable [Re: frenchelectrican]  
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We always call it 'riser' cable. (Service Entrance Riser) Explanation was with the insulated neutral & bare ground, it's used after the first means of disconnect.

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