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thread engagement #47401
01/15/05 02:29 PM
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buzzlectric  Offline OP
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I have tried to find it in the code ,can't find it. how many threads need to be engaged in to a myers hub ,LB,ect. we got some conduit RMC in and we basicly have to rethraed it if we use any thing other than the coupler that comes on 1 end.

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Re: thread engagement #47402
01/15/05 03:52 PM
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Don't quote me on this, but if memory serves, it is a minimum of 3 threads.

Re: thread engagement #47403
01/15/05 05:03 PM
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The only thread engagement requirement I can think of is in classified locations, which require 5 threads, or under the 2005, 4.5 or 5 threads, depending on listings.


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Re: thread engagement #47404
01/15/05 06:06 PM
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I'd check UL's website, they would be more interested in the detailed installation of materials than the code book.

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