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Terminating individual bonding conductors #212444
01/08/14 01:32 AM
01/08/14 01:32 AM
Potseal  Offline OP
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I looked in the code book for a rule that states that you have to terminate individual bonding conductors for each circuit in the distribution panel. Other than "patient care" areas I could not find such a rule.

For example, what if you had 15 - #12 bonding conductors to be terminated in a distribution panel but instead of bringing them to the panel you terminate them on a common termination strip in a D-box just before the panel then come off the same common termination strip with 2 - #6 bonding conductors which you then terminate in the panel? Is there any rules that oppose this? The only reason I would consider this is due to the lack of space in the distribution panel and wanting to cut down the number of wires coming in.

Last edited by Potseal; 01/08/14 01:33 AM.

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Re: Terminating individual bonding conductors [Re: Potseal] #212659
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Look at 2011 NEC 300.3(B)Page 70-135.

Re: Terminating individual bonding conductors [Re: Yoopersup] #212667
01/31/14 02:28 AM
01/31/14 02:28 AM
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Originally Posted by Yoopersup
Look at 2011 NEC 300.3(B)Page 70-135.


We use the Canadian electrical code . some year we may be harmonized with the NEC.


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