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#192671 - 02/23/10 02:01 AM Rule 02-034  
MJ2000  Offline
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Hi guys,
I need an explanation for the ESA09 Rule 02-034.

Thanks


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#192673 - 02/23/10 01:56 PM Re: Rule 02-034 [Re: MJ2000]  
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Don't throw an electric fan into a bathtub in an attempt to create a jaccuzi.


#192674 - 02/23/10 02:27 PM Re: Rule 02-034 [Re: brsele]  
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Not sure what your getting confused on? I agree with brsele. You could also say Rule 2-034 means not to use steel conduit as a replacement for copper conductors!!!


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#192677 - 02/23/10 07:35 PM Re: Rule 02-034 [Re: mr_electrician]  
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I didn't post this topic as a joke. I couldn't find this rule in the Code book.The problem is that I got this in the Notice of Deficiency from an inspector and an explanation for this rule is "Panel covers shall be installed.


#192678 - 02/23/10 08:58 PM Re: Rule 02-034 [Re: MJ2000]  
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were panel covers missing ?? you really have not explained much here.
I am in BC and that rule is not in the CEC. what does it say in the ESA


#192679 - 02/23/10 09:09 PM Re: Rule 02-034 [Re: dougwells]  
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2-034 Use of approved equipment
No person shall use electrical equipment for any purpose or in any manner other than the purpose or manner for which it is intended.


#192680 - 02/23/10 09:20 PM Re: Rule 02-034 [Re: Eddy Current]  
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Thanks smile


#192684 - 02/24/10 02:58 PM Re: Rule 02-034 [Re: dougwells]  
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If the inspector said panel covers shal be installed i would think he might quote 2-202 or other rule from 2-200.
Cover on or off, i am assuming the panel was being used as a panel?


#192687 - 02/25/10 12:30 AM Re: Rule 02-034 [Re: mikesh]  
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* Two screws missing from the panel cover

It could be reason for that notice, but it has been for long time!



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