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

Thanks

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

Re: Rule 02-034 [Re: brsele] #192674
02/23/10 02:27 PM
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mr_electrician  Offline
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London, Ontario
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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Re: Rule 02-034 [Re: mr_electrician] #192677
02/23/10 07:35 PM
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MJ2000  Offline OP
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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.

Re: Rule 02-034 [Re: MJ2000] #192678
02/23/10 08:58 PM
02/23/10 08:58 PM
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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

Re: Rule 02-034 [Re: dougwells] #192679
02/23/10 09:09 PM
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Eddy Current  Offline
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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.

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

Re: Rule 02-034 [Re: dougwells] #192684
02/24/10 02:58 PM
02/24/10 02:58 PM
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mikesh  Offline
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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?

Re: Rule 02-034 [Re: mikesh] #192687
02/25/10 12:30 AM
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MJ2000  Offline OP
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Toronto, ON
* 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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