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Cord & Plug Connected Equip. Located Above Suspended Ceiling #76598
02/23/01 08:46 AM
02/23/01 08:46 AM
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cinkerf  Offline OP
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A bug problem exists in a commercial office building. In particular
ABOVE a suspended ceiling. The owner had an individual install a
somewhat large cord and plug connected "bug killer unit" above
suspended ceiling. The receptacle is also located above suspended
ceiling. My only question....is it legal?

Frank (cinkerf)

2017 / 2014 NEC & Related Books and Study Guides
Re: Cord & Plug Connected Equip. Located Above Suspended Ceiling #76599
02/23/01 11:14 AM
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Frank,
Look at 400-8(5).
Don(resqcapt19)


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Re: Cord & Plug Connected Equip. Located Above Suspended Ceiling #76600
02/23/01 01:41 PM
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cinkerf  Offline OP
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Thanks Don. I should of searched there first. That's the applicable NEC section I needed.

Frank (cinkerf)

Re: Cord & Plug Connected Equip. Located Above Suspended Ceiling #76601
02/23/01 09:20 PM
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What variety of wee-beastie is found above a drop cieling ?
I am reminded of the time on a convience store service call when i reached up into a drop cieling right onto the live secondary of a neon-sign t-former.
Is not a bug-zapper the same type of animal electrically? Would not part P or Q of 410 apply?
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