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ICF Foundation Wiring #45698 12/05/04 03:21 PM
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Mike Wescoatt Offline OP
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Regarding Insulated Concrete Forms for a finished basement, what is the preferred type of wiring if the insulation is 2-1/4" thick w/ furring strips and drywall? What is the most cost effective? My gut tells me steel boxes w/ EMT set in the forms at they are being built and add an extension ring to each box, ending with a plaster ring. Thoughts??


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Re: ICF Foundation Wiring #45699 12/05/04 04:55 PM
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NJ Wireman Offline
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Run like hell in the other direction no just kidding cant help ya there, but htought i'd let you know someone has read your post lol

Re: ICF Foundation Wiring #45700 12/06/04 01:25 AM
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Foam is on the outside of the concrete? If so use a hot knife and romex after the concrete is poured. Throw in some PVC sleeves for any exterior penetrations and your all set until rough. Hot knife blade was a U shape and we put the foam back into place after we shaved it to fit the wire.


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