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#180151 - 08/14/08 10:39 PM UF in Pipe  
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#180156 - 08/15/08 03:10 AM Re: UF in Pipe [Re: Admin]  
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#180208 - 08/17/08 10:54 AM Re: UF in Pipe [Re: TOOL_5150]  
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We have a 200a service on a milk container company(DIY job)that use 2" pipe with the same setup. I look at it and wonder how the even got the wires in it. Probably pussed them in as the went along.

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#180271 - 08/20/08 10:31 AM Re: UF in Pipe [Re: Obsaleet]  
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At least it's protected from physical damage to the extreme


#180326 - 08/21/08 08:57 PM Re: UF in Pipe [Re: Ann Brush]  
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Unless they killed it when the pushed/pulled/threaded it in!

Must have been one of those plumtricians, or elecumbers.



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#180328 - 08/21/08 09:27 PM Re: UF in Pipe [Re: HotLine1]  
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Although those are probably plumbing fittings, they look like electrical ELF fittings.


#180534 - 08/29/08 06:56 AM Re: UF in Pipe [Re: twh]  
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UF is considered its own raceway, isn't it? AFAIK, there's no restriction in what you can do to cover a raceway, so long as the pull boxes, etc, are exposed. Wouldn't this be acceptable, if perhaps not the easiest way to get it done?


#180544 - 08/29/08 12:12 PM Re: UF in Pipe [Re: SteveFehr]  
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The fittings in the pic appear to be plumbing items, as are the nipples. Therefore, unlisted items are being used for an electrical install.

No sense beating a dead horse; non-compliant installation.


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#180706 - 09/06/08 08:41 PM Re: UF in Pipe [Re: HotLine1]  
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I agree with HotLine1 that looks like galvanized pipe fittings.


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