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securing mc #33336 01/18/04 03:57 PM
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Starting a new job tommorow that is being framed with wood studs. Does anybody see anything wrong with securing the mc cable with romex staples, rather than 1/4 straps? I dont see anything in the code book, but I guess I am worried about the appearance.
Thanks John

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Re: securing mc #33337 01/18/04 05:08 PM
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We always use staples for MC on wood.

Why not?


Bob Badger
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Re: securing mc #33338 01/19/04 02:28 AM
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Notice that art. 330 does not require the supports to be listed.


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