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XHHW #54935
08/11/05 07:44 PM
08/11/05 07:44 PM
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Sparks30  Offline OP
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Question came up a work today. If SE cable is XHHW then can it be in conduit if you strip the insulation off. I do my services all in pipe and use seperate wires. Can someone help me with this. I have seen the services with service cable stripped back at the L.B and terminated at the meter. I always thought that was against code.

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Re: XHHW #54936
08/11/05 08:14 PM
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As I understand it....the 'fine line' is whether the individual wires are actually marked with their type....if so, then no problem.

Re: XHHW #54937
08/11/05 08:20 PM
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I agree, 310.11 requires the conductors to be marked.


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