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Knob and Tube #46424
12/22/04 01:16 AM
12/22/04 01:16 AM
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sextonelectric  Offline OP
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Joined: Dec 2004
Posts: 6
Arlington, WA
Has anyone ver been asked to remove or deadend Knob and tube? A customer would like the wires deadended in the attic. I was thinking of capping them and putting them in a box. Any suggestions?

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Re: Knob and Tube #46425
12/22/04 05:32 AM
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Steve Miller  Offline
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Loudoun Cty, VA
Use a plastic box and run each conductor thru a separate hole/KO. Done it quite a bit with no probs and no complaints. If you can get to any of the old "Western Union splices" you might try and get them in a box.

Re: Knob and Tube #46426
12/22/04 08:47 PM
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sgreany  Offline
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Read the book its very specific about knob and tube. ART, 394 NEC


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