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Smurf pipe ? #77428
06/01/01 07:01 PM
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sparky  Offline OP
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I don't know much about 'smurf pipe', the flexible blue stuff that has been gaining popularity.

Is this what is desribed in part B of art 351?

Can i use long lengths for direct burial?

If so, what is best LFNC-A,B or C ?

any of you guys familiar with this?
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Re: Smurf pipe ? #77429
06/01/01 07:25 PM
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Sparky:

"Smurf Tubing" is what they call Electrical Nonmetallic Tubing covered by Article 331.

It is available in 1/2 through 2 inch sizes and is permitted for certain use. Look carefully at some of the rules, especially for a service per Section 230-43.


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Re: Smurf pipe ? #77430
06/01/01 07:33 PM
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Also check 331-4. Thinking attics.

Glenn

Re: Smurf pipe ? #77431
06/01/01 07:37 PM
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Thank you
331-4(5) answers my burial Q

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